Category Archives: STEM

Reminder: 2015 Cardboard Challenge is one month away!

2015 Cardboard Challenge – Attend or Volunteer! Saturday, October 17, 2015 at North Seattle Boys & Girls Club    The 2015 Cardboard Challenge is hosted jointly by PNW AIAA and the North Seattle Boys & Girls Club. The Cardboard Challenge … Continue reading

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Electric Airplane Challenge Fly-Off Capstone Registrations Now Open

What is the Electric Airplane Challenge? The Electric Airplane Challenge is designed for students in grades 6-12.  Students teams are challenged to design, build, and fly an electric, tethered airplane that will carry the most cargo. Where and when will … Continue reading

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Seattle Math Fest 2014

http://zenomath.org/whats-happening/mathfest-2014/ 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 … Continue reading

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North Seattle Boys & Girls Club Speaks to City Hall (with PNWAIAA Liaison)

Joan (North Seattle Club Director) and Joseph (PNWAIAA-BGC Liaison and BGC Board Member) spoke at city hall yesterday.  The North Seattle Club is a finalist for a $20K Technology Matching Funds grant!

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Help Judge Middle School Science Fair Projects – Jane Addams K-8

Opportunity to get in the schools and to do some STEM outreach. Jane Addams K-8 is in need of science fair project judges on May 22nd, from 8:30am – 1pm. Come be part of a fun event as you peak … Continue reading

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Fly to Learn Mentors wanted in South Seattle

Here’s an excellent opportunity for anyone interested in mentoring and filling a known need in the community.  They are looking for instructors/mentors to supplement and sustain the people who started the program.  Please consider getting involved if you can.  To … Continue reading

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WTSA State Conference – Judges Needed

Email judges@washingtontsa.org if interested! NEED JUDGES FOR STATE CONFERENCE They need people that might be interested in helping us to judge at our state conference on March 27-29 at the Bellevue Hilton. The contests will be held on March 28th … Continue reading

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STEM Career Fair @ Chinook Middle School

Speakers will be assigned to a classroom for the day and groups of students will rotate through the speakers.  Each classroom is equipped with a projector and document camera. Expectations: You will be sharing for approximately 15-20 minutes with 7th … Continue reading

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Highline Community College Mentor Night

This Mentor Night is co-sponsored by the Puget Sound Engineering Council (PSEC) and Highline Community College. The event will give engineering and pre-engineering students an opportunity to meet representatives from the wide spectrum of practice in the profession of engineering. … Continue reading

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Science Fair Season is Upon Us – Volunteer to Help!

We’re headed into science fair season and the good news is that we’re seeing numbers of students involved that we haven’t seen in 20 years.  I think this is the influence of the new science standards but it’s hard to … Continue reading

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