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Aim for the Stars Science and Math Camps Announcement

On December 11, 2018, Posted by , In Events, With No Comments

Omaha STEM Ecosystems would like to inform the Omaha community of an exciting opportunity for children in grades from 3rd to 10th grade. Registration for these camps opens up the first week of January for 1 week camps that go through June 3rd to August 2nd (no camps during the…

Biomechanics is a Big Word for Toddlers

On November 20, 2018, Posted by , In Events, With No Comments

Omaha Children’s Museum recently joined forces with the University of Nebraska at Omaha Department of Bio-mechanics and College of Education to host a training for teachers and early childhood educators on how to incorporate science, vocabulary and concepts of bio-mechanics into curriculum for young learners. It sounds like a difficult…

Judges Needed for VEX Robotics

On October 15, 2018, Posted by , In Events, With No Comments

Interested in volunteering in supporting Vex Robot competitions in the Omaha area? Venues hosting these competitions are looking for judges to help decide these competitions. If you are interested in volunteering, please use the Sign-up Genius link below Here is a Signup Genius page where volunteers can learn about and…

Congressional App Challenge

On August 13, 2018, Posted by , In Events, With No Comments

The Congressional App Challenge (CAC) is a public effort to encourage students to learn how to code, through annual district-wide competitions hosted by Members of Congress for their district. Middle and high school students code original applications for the chance to be selected for recognition by their Member of Congress,…

TIES: Topics in Education Symposium

On August 6, 2018, Posted by , In Events, With No Comments

Teacher Festival

On August 2, 2018, Posted by , In Events, With No Comments

During Teacher’s Festival, the teachers take over Omaha Children’s Museum. This after-hours event is for adults-only who are educators, school administrators, homeschooling parents, and those involved in early childhood education. Tables will be set up throughout the museum showcasing programs and products useful to teachers. The event is free and…

ALS is topic of Aug. 14 Omaha Science Cafe

On August 1, 2018, Posted by , In Events, With No Comments

From UNMC Newsroom Amy Nordness, Ph.D., director of speech-language pathology at the Munroe-Meyer Institute for Genetics and Rehabilitation, and Shannon Todd, a care services specialist with The ALS Association Mid-America Chapter, speak at the next Omaha Science Cafe at 7 p.m. on Aug. 14 at the Slowdown, 729 N. 14th…

Transforming Medical Education with Virtual Reality

On July 17, 2018, Posted by , In Events, With No Comments

Photo: UNMC, KANEKO  The use of technology in medical education and research is the new norm. When: July 30, 2018, 6:00 – 7:00 PM Where: KANEKO (1111 Jones St. Omaha, NE 68102) Virtual reality simulation, surgical robotics, and machine learning are rapidly advancing medicine and clinical practice. This lecture will…

I Love Tech – Conference and Technology Expo

On July 17, 2018, Posted by , In Events, With No Comments

Date and Time Fri, August 10, 2018 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM CDT Location AIM Institute 1905 Harney Street Omaha, NE 68102 In conjunction with their sponsors TheAfter, LLC brings you, I Love Tech – Conference and Technology Expo. They will introduce STEM job opportunities in our city as well…

Heartland Developers Conference

On July 6, 2018, Posted by , In Events, With No Comments

~September 5-7, 2018~ Embassy Suites Conference Center – La Vista, NE  AIM HDC (Heartland Developers Conference) is a 3-day software development event for tech professionals, consisting of hands-on workshops, keynotes and other speakers, breakout sessions and networking events. Attendees learn from national industry experts plus regional and local leaders, who…