Bridging the Gap in Omaha’s STEM Workforce Development: A Community Conversation

August 27, 2019 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Gallup Riverfront Campus
Address: 1001 Gallup Dr, Omaha, NE 68102, USA

The Omaha STEM Ecosystem invites you to share your insights and expertise about creating a thriving and vibrant STEM workforce in our community. Let’s continue the conversation among business and education professionals to identify the next action steps to strengthen the mechanisms for developing critical STEM employment skills in students and employees. As with our last community conversation, this one will be highly engaging and participatory.

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    Let Omaha's Zoo & Aquarium help you kick off the 2019-2020 school year!  Join us for this mini session to find out What’s New at the Zoo, learn about programs available to you and your students, sample activities, and meet an Animal Ambassador.  We will have snacks and giveaways too!  Cost is $5.

  • September 6, 2019 5:30 pm - September 6, 2019 8:00 pm

    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 includes free drinks and light snacks. Goodie bags will be available to the first 200 attendees.

    It's free to attend but pre-registration is appreciated. Register at https://10804.blackbaudhosting.com/10804/Teacher-Festival-06Sep2019.

  • September 20, 2019 7:30 am - September 20, 2019 12:30 pm

    The UNO School of Accounting invites you to the 8th annual UNO Accounting Speakers Series

    Friday, September 20 | Mammel Hall
    7:30-8:30 A.M. Continental Breakfast and Sign-in for CPE
    8:30 A.M.-12:30 P.M. Speaker Presentations

    Keynote Speaker: Peter Margaritis
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    Ethics Speaker: Kelly Richmond Pope
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    CPE: NE Board of Public Accountancy approved two ethics and two accounting credit hours

    Fee: $100 | $120 late registration after Sept. 6 | Free for students

    Register: accounting-speaker.eventbrite.com

    Questions? 402.554.3650 | unocbaaccounting@unomaha.edu

  • October 4, 2019 5:00 pm - October 4, 2019 8:00 pm

    The Durham Museum invites educators to our 16th annual Teachers’ Night Event. We have over 50 vendors ready to provide you with all the materials to make your classroom experience more exciting! This highly anticipated event is FREE and is packed full of opportunities including:

    • Exhibitors sharing their programming and educational support for the region
    • Networking and free classroom resources
    • Information about The Durham’s upcoming exhibits and events
    • An Omaha history tour aboard Ollie the Trolley
    • View the museum’s current traveling exhibition, RACE: Are We So Different? as well as our permanent exhibits
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    To register, visit durhammuseum.org/education.