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Hispanic and Latino students get an inside look at science at ArgonneOctober 19, 2015

Seventh-graders from Chicago's Sawyer School get up close and personal with science at Argonne's 11th annual Hispanic/Latino Educational Outreach Day.

Hispanic Latino Club (HLC) Outreach Day

Argonne's Hispanic Latino Club (HLC) in partnership with Educational Programs presents the "HLC Outreach Day" on Friday, Oct. 9, 2015.

Forty students from Sidney Sawyer Elementary School, Chicago, will participate in a full-day of tours and hand-on activities.

Northern Illinois University STEM Read

Argonne's Educational Programs will take part in Northern Illinois University STEM Read on Thursday, Nov. 19, 2015, in DeKalb, IL.

Will County STEM Fest

The Will County Regional Office of Education is putting together a STEM fair. The fair is open to all students K-12. Participants will be able to engage in various hands on activities and educational programs. The purpose of the fair is to educate the young men and women about these fields and opportunities in Will County.

STEMfest 2015

This event will take place at Northern Illinois University's Convocation Center.

STEMfest celebrates innovations in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). Northern Illinois University STEM departments, student groups, regional corporations, museums, educators, and national labs are joining forces to present hundreds of activities that range in complexity to entertain people of all ages. We hope to increase awareness of the critical role science and other STEM fields play in our world every day.

HowToons Event

Argonne's Educational Programs presents a HowToons Event on Saturday, Sept. 26, 2015. The event will take place at the Bldg. 240 TCS Conference Center.

DuPage ROE Computer Science Teacher Workshop
Argonne's Educational Programs presents a "DuPage ROE Computer Science Teacher Workshop" on Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2015 at Argonne's Learning Center located in Building 362.

STEM Mentoring Cafe
Educational Programs seeks mentors for the Chicago STEM Mentoring Cafe on Saturday, May 16, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Museum of Science and Industry.

Interested researchers are asked to register by Friday, April 17.

A five to eight minute talk that includes a physical object or a visual aid will be needed.

The STEM Mentoring Cafe Model provides:

2015 Regional National Science Bowl Battery Car Competition
Argonne will host the 2015 Regional National Science Bowl Battery Car Competition on Saturday, March 21, 2015, 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at CNH Industrial, 6900 Veterans Blvd. Burr Ridge, IL 60527.

The race will take place on a 20 meter track and will consist of time trials. The top teams from the time trials will advance to the modified double elimination. The winning team will go on to the National Event held in Washington, D.C. April 30 - May 4, 2015.