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Wow! That’s Engineering Workshop

On July 11, 2019, Posted by , With Comments Off on Wow! That’s Engineering Workshop

Save the date for this awesome engineering workshop for 3rd – 12th grade girls! The workshop will be at UNO’s PKI Institute and is for students ranging from third to twelfth grade. The day will include activities related to mechanical, civil, chemical and systems engineering. For more information on the…

UNO STEM TRAIL Center Launch Day

On June 5, 2019, Posted by , With Comments Off on UNO STEM TRAIL Center Launch Day

The UNO STEM TRAIL (Teaching, research, and inquiry-based learning) Center is Omaha’s newest STEM center that seeks to actively engage youth in STEM activities. Friday, September 20th is the official launch day of the center. Join us for presentations, workshops, and demonstrations of resources and opportunities provided by the STEM…

Fun with STEM: Kite Making Workshop

On July 22, 2019, Posted by , With Comments Off on Fun with STEM: Kite Making Workshop

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.

Math with Biomechanics

On July 16, 2019, Posted by , With Comments Off on Math with Biomechanics

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…

The Science of Ice Cream

On July 22, 2019, Posted by , With Comments Off on The Science of Ice Cream

Create your own flavor of ice cream while learning about the science behind the frozen treat! Visit  https://omaha.bibliocommons.com/events/search/fq=types:(5873bf189647c63300b24c61)/event/5d1cd9732ccbe3494d71f966 for more information.