SURPRISE Super Science Saturday and Their Unsung Heroes!

Surprise’s Super Science Saturday Has Lots of Surprises in Store BY:  Michele Peters, AZ SciTech Writer   On Saturday, March 26 from 9:00 am – Noon at the Surprise Fire Station located at 15517 N. Parkview Place, the residents of Surprise, and anyone lucky enough to attend will have the unprecedented opportunity to meet, talk […]

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IN STEM, “M” CAN ALSO STAND FOR MUSIC

Jazz, Classical Music…Science and Technology.  What? BY:  Michele Peters, AZSciTech Writer    KBAQ and KJZZ have been the go to stations for classical music and jazz in the Valley for years.  So in these days of STEM where do these two stalwart institutions of music fit?  They fit perfectly.  Both stations have managed an innovative […]

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TECHNOLOGY TIME TRAVEL or TECHNOLOGY TIME WARP?

A Blend of Prehistoric, Historic and Ancient Technology BY:  Michele Peters, AZSciTech Writer   For those of us in the 21st century, technology has fairly specific meanings, ideas and objects we relate to easily.  But what about technology in the past?  Here’s your chance!  Put away the cell phone, tablet, iPod and laptop and experience […]

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PASSPORT TO TOMORROW

Avondale Library Leads STEM Event BY: Michele Peters, AZSciTech Writer Get your passport and get ready to embark on an adventure that might literally blaze a path that will lead you to a fantastic tomorrow. The Avondale Library will once again be the driving force behind the annual STEM Fest Family Event. And it is […]

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LIONS and TIGERS and BEARS – LET’S KEEP ‘EM – OH MY!

The Phoenix Zoo Shows Off Its Conservationist Side BY: Michele Peters, AZSciTech Writer The Phoenix Zoo, known as the “go-to” place to visit lions and tigers and bears and so many other fun, furry creatures, the big and the small on the Arizona Trail, Africa Trail, Tropics Trail and the Children’s Trail, has a surprise […]

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LOCAL SCHOOLS and INTEL COME TOGETHER TO CREATE THE PERFECT PARTNERSHIP

When is a partnership more than a partnership?  When it involves STEM education, Intel and community organizations blending their experience, best practices, background and advice, all to benefit local schools and their students.  Arizona schools, public, private and charter, have the unique opportunity of unprecedented access to Intel’s wealth of information, practices and knowledge through […]

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INTEL’s LATEST PROCESS INVOLVES HUMANS and EDUCATION

World’s Best-Known Chip Processor Applies CoPs to Create CSOs What in the world is a CoP and a CSO and how does it involve Intel? Keep reading and you’ll quickly connect the dots. Intel, known for its inventive ways of processing information, has initiated and uses a truly revolutionary process when it comes to figuring […]

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One Word Says It All – Huzzah!

To the thousands who attend the annual Arizona Renaissance Festival and Artisan Marketplace the word needs no explanation   For eight weekends each year, 30 acres in Gold Canyon travel back in time to the 16th century and the Renaissance. Now in its 28th year, from February 6 through March 27, the Renaissance comes to […]

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Seeking Volunteers, Judges and Interpreters for the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (Intel ISEF) in Phoenix, May 8-13

The Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (Intel ISEF) is the world’s largest international pre-college science competition. Phoenix will be hosting the fair this year which will draw more than 1,700 students in grades 9-12 from nearly every state in the U.S. and 75 countries. Students will be competing for more than $4 million in […]

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COX CONNECTS IN A BIG WAY

More Than Just Words, AZ SciTech Festival  Presenting Sponsor is Giant Presence In Community Guest Author: Michele Peters, writer, Cox Communications    COX, the premier communications company in Arizona, connects and communicates with the community; but COX brings these concepts to new heights.  Starting as a Platinum sponsor of the AZ SciTech Festival at its […]

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