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NYSC Applications Now Open
posted on 2:31 PM, January 17, 2018
Two high achieving STEM high school seniors per state are selected by merit through an online application process to attend the National Youth Science Camp (NYSCamp) FREE of charge.
Science Update January 2018
posted on 8:45 AM, January 11, 2018
The January issue of MDE Science Specialist John Olson's Science Update is available. If you did not receive a copy, check it out on the MnSTA website. Feel free to share it with your colleagues.
MnSTA Has Lost a Longtime Friend and Colleague
posted on 12:49 PM, January 10, 2018
Fred Riehm, a member of MnSTA (then MSTA) since 1964, and Life Member since 1990, died unexpectedly, age 90, January 5, 2018.    Fred had an extraordinary record of service to MnSTA. He served as...
2018 Spellman High Voltage Electronics Clean Tech Competition
posted on 12:19 PM, January 10, 2018
The 2018 Spellman High Voltage Electronics Clean Tech Competition is here! Challenge your students to “Solve Climate Change” Registration is open! Win up to $10,000! As your school now shift...
Help with reseach on Student Learning During Science Fair Projects.
by Michele Koomen
posted on 2:34 PM, January 6, 2018
Do your science students participate in a school science fair?  If so, my team and I from the University of Minnesota would be interested in talking with you about the science fair. We are working on...
National STEM Scholars
posted on 7:33 PM, January 5, 2018
Applications are now being accepted for the 2018 class of the National STEM Scholar Program, a program designed specifically for middle school science teachers inspiring the next generation of STEM (science,...
Genes in Space 2018
posted on 1:47 PM, January 3, 2018
-- Announcing Genes in Space 2018 – Design and Launch your DNA Experiment to Space! -- Calling all students in grades 7 through 12: Pioneer research on the International Space Station by designing your...
2018 Edward C. Roy, Jr. Award for Excellence in K-8 Earth Science Teaching
posted on 2:47 PM, January 2, 2018
Apply for the 2018 Edward C. Roy, Jr. Award for Excellence in K-8 Earth Science Teaching. This annual award from The American Geosciences Institute (AGI), is presented to one teacher of grades K-8 in...
Donate to MnSTA
posted on 12:13 PM, December 28, 2017
Are you looking for a place to make an end of the year charitable donation? Consider donating to MnSTA. As a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation, MnSTA is organized exclusively for educational and charitable...
Reminder – NSF Scholarship Opportunity
posted on 8:42 AM, December 20, 2017
Scholarship Opportunity! Generation Nano: Superheroes Inspired by Science! – Open to 6-12th graders. Share this fun video with your students to show them why their superhero-creating-skills are needed!...
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