Resources

Connect with STEAM

Here’s an unwieldy list of sites to help you connect with STEAM. Most of these sites are in Tucson, some are in other regions of Southern Arizona, and a few are statewide or even larger. I am still working on adding descriptions.

Arizona 4-H

Arizona Project WET

Arizona STEM Adventure

Annual one-day learning experience for 4th-8th grade students in Southern Arizona.

Arizona Technology Council

Supports initiatives across Arizona.

Arizona SciTech

State-wide celebration of STEM, with an ever-growing calendar of STEM events happening throughout Arizona.

Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum

Bio5

Research collaborative at the University of Arizona.

Biosphere 2

Earth systems science research facility operated by the University of Arizona.

Children’s Museum Tucson

Cochise County JTED (Joint Technology Education District)

Code for Tucson

Cooperative Extension, University of Arizona College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

Downtown Lecture Series, University of Arizona College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Flandrau Science Center and Planetarium

Friends of Madera Canyon

Helios Foundation

International Wildlife Museum

Kuiper Circle Outreach

LPL (Lunar and Planetary Laboratory)

Collection of LPL Evening Lecture Series podcasts

Mini Time Machine Museum

Museum of Contemporary Art Tucson

PCC Women in Technology

PCC (Pima Community College) Women In Technology is a networking group that encourages and supports women in technology fields

Pima Community College

Pima County Public Library

Pima County JTED (Joint Technology Education District)

Planetary Science Institute

Reid Park Zoo

Sabino Canyon Volunteer Naturalists

SARSEF (Southern Arizona Research Science and Engineering Foundation)

Science Foundation Arizona

Science City | Tucson Festival of Books

Startup Tucson

STEMAZing Project

S.Y.STEM Coalition

Cultivating Inspiration and Innovation in Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics through Student-Industry Integration. S.Y.STEM Coalition provides opportunities for K-12 students to see science, technology, engineering and math beyond the classroom.

Tohono Chul

Tucson Botanical Gardens

Tucson STEM Community

A very informal collection of people connected to STEM; designed to catalyze conversation, make connections, and move forward various STEM initiatives in the Southern Arizona.

Tucson Museum of Art

Tucson Pima Arts Council

Tucson Unified School District Science Department

Tucson Village Farm

University of Arizona

University of Arizona Science Cafes

Science Cafes held at Tumamoc Hill, Borderlands Brewing Company, Magpie’s Gourmet Pizza, and Saddlebrook  Fall 2016 schedule

University of Arizona College of Science Lecture Series

University of Arizona Department of Astronomy and Steward Observatory

University of Arizona STEM Learning Center

Women Techmakers Tucson Hackathon

Xerocraft

Hackerspace and Makerspace in downtown Tucson