OSE June 2022 Newsletter: Building an Interconnected STEM Community

June 2022 Newsletter  Building an Interconnected STEM Community ICAN Women’s Leadership Conference Thank you ICAN for inviting us to this conference! A special thank you to everyone who watched the presentation and visited our booth in person and virtually. We appreciate your support! For those who were not able to…

OSE May 2022 Newsletter: Making Connections in the Omaha STEM Community

May 2022 Newsletter  Making Connections in the Omaha STEM Community Friend of Science Award Winner Congratulations to Julie Sigmon, OSE Director, and Chris Schaben, Curriculum and Instruction support at OPS, for being honored as a 2022 Friend of Science Award Winner by the Board of the Nebraska Academy of Sciences….

STEM Happy Hour Event Seeks to Bridge the Gap in Omaha’s STEM Workforce, Julie Sigmon Explains

KIOS Radio Interview, March 2022 The Omaha STEM Ecosystem is hosting Omaha STEM Community Connect: STEM Happy Hour, a free networking event at the Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium Conference Center on April 5 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. to help grow and connect the region’s STEM workforce to ensure the Greater…

January 2022 Newsletter: Making 2022 the Best Year for STEM

Making 2022 the Best Year for STEM Happy New Year! In 2022 as we look for STEM influencers, we would like to thank all of our founders for helping us to provide high quality programs to Omaha youth. We would not be where we are today without the continued support…

Annual Impact Report 2021

It was a busy year for the Omaha STEM Ecosystem. See what we’ve been up to this past year with our Annual Impact Report: STEM Annual Report 2017_Final_spreads (2)

September 2021 Newsletter: Making Connections in Our STEM Community

Making Connections in Our STEM Community  Internship Panel Discussion Thank you to everyone that attended the Omaha STEM Ecosystem’s 2nd Virtual Roundtable Series – Building a Thriving STEM Community. This session was focused on the role that business and education play in providing internships to build our workforce. Levi Thiele,…

August 2021 Newsletter: Celebrating Strong Partnerships in our STEM Community

Celebrating Strong Partnerships in our STEM Community Back-to-School with Million Girls Moonshot Omaha STEM Ecosystem is excited to share our new partnership with Million Girls Moonshot, a nonprofit organization working toward a future that calls into play the next generation of engineers, inventors, and innovators. They provide access to over…

May 2021 Newsletter: Celebrating Five Years of Building a Stronger STEM Community

The Omaha STEM Ecosystem was launched in 2016 to address the overwhelming shortfall of current and future STEM professionals in Omaha and across Nebraska. As we celebrate our 5th Anniversary in June, we remain committed to: Building a strong infrastructure and capacity to support mission impact. Advocating for programs and…

April 2021 Newsletter: Join Omaha STEM Ecosystem for Upcoming Events & Roundtables

Annual Report Highlights Our Impact The Omaha STEM Ecosystem’s 2020 Annual Report highlights our accomplishment within the sudden change from our communal workplaces and meetings to the general isolation of a virtual world. This year provided an opportunity for the Omaha STEM Ecosystem to look toward the future and strategize…

Omaha STEM Ecosystem Publishes 2020-2023 Strategic Plan

Hello, Four years ago, in 2016, the Omaha STEM Ecosystem (OSE) was launched to address the overwhelming shortfall of current and future STEM professionals in Omaha and across Nebraska. The demand for STEM talent has increased 31% over the past 10 years, and that trend is continuing, according to the…