LEAF STEM Challenge- Teacher Workshop
Teachers, save the date for our upcoming LEAF STEM Challenge teacher workshop (formerly the Electric Airplane Challenge)!
Scheduled for Monday, August 10, 2014 at Raisbeck Aviation High School, The Lindbergh Electric Aircraft Flight (LEAF) STEM Challenge is a standards-based, hands-on program for grades 6-12 that engages students in creating solutions to real-world problems.
Join us to participate in this curriculum module that will bring aerospace alive in your classroom! Participants will design, build and fly an electric tethered aircraft that will carry the most cargo.
Workshop registration is $50 and includes Washington state clock hours, continental breakfast, lunch, curriculum materials and airplane supplies for one adult participant.
Bring a colleague and join our Pacific Northwest AIAA for some aerospace fun! Register Now!
Engineer of the Year Awards
The PNW Section will be recognizing outstanding members with the annual Engineer of the Year Awards. This year’s categories are Industry Engineer (including Engineering Faculty), Young Engineer and STEM Educator.
Nominations forms are located on the Section’s website by clicking the links below. Nominations (including self nominations) are due Saturday, 18 June 2015.
Awardees will be recognized at the annual PNWAIAA End of Year Banquet on Wednesday, 24 June 2015. The banquet will be held at Salty’s in Seattle,WA.
If you have any questions and/or comments, please contact us at email@example.com. We look forward to your nominations!
EDUCATOR OF THE YEAR (Nomination-PNW-AIAA_Educator-of-the-Year_2015)
YOUNG ENGINEER OF THE YEAR (Nomination-PNW-AIAA_Young-Engineer-of-the-Year_2015)
INDUSTRY ENGINEER OF THE YEAR (Nomination-PNW-AIAA_Industry-Engineer-of-the-Year_2015)
OR GO TO http://pnwaiaa.org/2015-pnwaiaa-award-nominations/
Engineers Week—the only event of its kind—is a time to:
- Celebrate how engineers make a difference in our world
- Increase public dialogue about the need for engineers
- Bring engineering to life for kids, educators, and parents
- More than a week-long event, Engineers Week is a year-round commitment to making a difference.
Voting Information for 2015 AIAA Board of Directors Election
Attention AIAA Members, the 2015 AIAA Board of Directors election is now open, and will remain open until April 6, 2015 11:59 pm Eastern Time.
To view candidate information and cast your ballot online, visit www.aiaa.org/BODvote. You will be asked to log in using your AIAA username and password. Follow the online voting instructions.
Seattle MathFest 2014 – Math like you’ve never seen it before!
Join 1,000 kids, families, and community members for Seattle MathFest 2014! Seattle MathFest is a community-wide celebration of elementary school families and math, hosted by Seattle-based nonprofit Zeno. This is a one-of-a-kind event where elementary students and their families play carnival-like math games, win prizes and have fun. While playing, students build their confidence in and enthusiasm for math. See the kids in your life experience math in a whole new way—in an atmosphere of adventure, learning and discovery!