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June 4 | Volume 11 - 2020

Statement from BWF President on Social Justice

The Burroughs Wellcome Fund (a partner in NC STEM Learning Network) as an organization maintains a core mission to foster diversity, equity, and inclusion in science, education, and society. We will continue to use our voice for social justice and not be silent while the plague of racism continues to infest our society. The abuses and discrimination Black Americans suffer is a festering wound to a country that was founded on the values of human dignity, freedom, and justice .... Please read the full statement from Burroughs Wellcome Fund CEO and President Louis J. Muglia, MD, Ph.D.

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June NC STEM ScoreCard now available

Each month the NC STEM ScoreCard looks to build broader awareness of how P-20 STEM education is being nurtured across North Carolina. EdNC will publish a perspective, or chapter, monthly focused on strategic investments and programs that increase the numbers, quality, and impact of STEM education in North Carolina. We also include these stories on our website. Use the link to read this month's perspective on MCNC and other archived stories.



Take the Virtual K-12 Citizen Science Challenge

Working independently as an individual or a member of a team (virtually), spend the next two months participating in a Citizen Science project of your choice and submit a short 90 second or less video highlighting your process and results. Prizes will be awarded!



North Carolina COVID-19 Information Hub

The N.C. Department of Public Instruction has a website dedicated to the coronavirus as it impacts North Carolina public schools. The site provides links to remote learning resources, health updates, and agency communications for school and district-related topics.



Find great STEM jobs at NC STEM Center

The NC STEM Center is continuously updating career and job opportunities online. We have recently added a few new listings within the Job Seekers section of the NC STEM website. Quick, easy, free site registration is required.




Featured Program


Go STEM! is an initiative within the Elizabeth City Pasquotank Public School system. It is funded by a grant through the Golden LEAF Foundation and is aimed to prepare students to succeed in STEM-related careers and fields of interest as leaders and innovators. Learn more. Use the button below to view more great programs at NC STEM Center.




Featured Opportunity

Online Summer STEAM Camp

After School Brilliance in Greensboro is rolling out a virtual STEAM Camp this summer. Students will be introduced to color theory and fiber (embroidery and weaving) and mosaic arts. Lessons will be combination of Zoom and self-paced activities. Learn more. Use the button below to view more STEM opportunities available at the NC STEM Center.




NC STEM partners with The Connectory to help you discover local STEM happenings.
Please visit Events Calendar to find these and more upcoming events.

Be sure to check and see if events have been postponed and/or running virtually.

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USA Science & Engineering SciFest All Access

SciFest All Access is coming to you virtually this summer! At SciFest All Access, attendees of all ages can engage directly with exhibitors to experience more than 100 virtual STEM activities. This free event will include exhibitor booths, pavilions, and lounges with demonstrations, videos, games, and more. Registration is now open. Learn more.





NC Chamber Education & Workforce Conference

Today’s employers are ever more aware of the need for effective education systems at all levels to ensure students are prepared for the 21st-century global marketplace. This event planned in Durham this August brings together educators and business leaders to share ideas and collaborate on the roles each can play in ensuring the state’s students are college and career ready for the jobs of tomorrow. Learn more.






Don't miss the STEM Expo on Oct. 9 just hours before NASCAR's biggest stars roar around Charlotte Motor Speedway for the Monster Energy All Star Race and the Coca Cola 600. Learn more.





Bridging the Gap 2020 Conference

The 9th Annual Bridging the Gap Conference will be at the McKimmon Conference and Training Center in Raleigh. The annual event is organized by the North Carolina Association for Biomedical Research. Learn more.



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