UNO Code Crush

June 12, 2019 6:00 pm - June 13, 2019 3:00 pm

CodeCrush is a series of iSTEM immersion experiences for 8th and 9th grade girls and their teachers, designed to show them the innovative world of IT. The program will inspire girls and their teachers to take a deeper look at IT through hands-on experiences with emerging IT fields such as bioinformatics, IT innovation, music technology and cybersecurity.

 

The camp is free for high school students and educators, and will be $55 for non students and educators. All attendees from outside the Omaha area will have the option to stay overnight in the Scott Residence Halls at the University of Omaha  at Omaha Scott campus. To learn more, visit codecrush.unomaha.edu.

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    Come visit the Biomechanics Research Building at UNO to explore how mathematics helps scientists understand how the human body moves!  Biomechanics is the study of the forces that act on the body and the effects they produce.  At this event you will get to tour our state of the art research laboratories that explore human movement, virtual reality, prosthetic design, machining and prototyping, and animal movement. The event is on September 17th from 4:30pm - 6:30pm.

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    Kite enthusiast Randy Fox will be here to teach us about the history and impact of kite flying.  Then we will construct our own kites by upcycling waste materials. Program is geared to elementary school aged children.  Registration is required and limited to 30 attendees. Visit https://omaha.bibliocommons.com/events/search/fq=types:(5873bf189647c63300b24c61)/event/5d20e0c12ccbe3494d724a2e for more information.

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