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.
Annual one-day learning experience for 4th-8th grade students in Southern Arizona.
Supports initiatives across Arizona.
State-wide celebration of STEM, with an ever-growing calendar of STEM events happening throughout Arizona.
Research collaborative at the University of Arizona.
Earth systems science research facility operated by the University of Arizona.
Cochise County JTED (Joint Technology Education District)
Cooperative Extension, University of Arizona College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Downtown Lecture Series, University of Arizona College of Social and Behavioral Sciences
LPL (Lunar and Planetary Laboratory)
Collection of LPL Evening Lecture Series podcasts
PCC (Pima Community College) Women In Technology is a networking group that encourages and supports women in technology fields
Pima County JTED (Joint Technology Education District)
SARSEF (Southern Arizona Research Science and Engineering Foundation)
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.
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.
Science Cafes held at Tumamoc Hill, Borderlands Brewing Company, Magpie’s Gourmet Pizza, and Saddlebrook Fall 2016 schedule
Hackerspace and Makerspace in downtown Tucson