Student Resources

Student Resources

GIST – Girls in STEM at Tulane  Tulane University’s GiST Program provides fifth through seventh-grade girls with the opportunity to meet and work with women role models in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields. Workshops developed and offered by Tulane faculty and Tulane student teams encourage and empower girls to inquire, investigate, and discover in a positive environment.

Greater New Orleans Science and Engineering Fair
The Greater New Orleans Science and Engineering Fair (GNOSEF) is one of the oldest such fairs in the nation. It is held annually and is affiliated with the  International Science and Engineering Fair. The Fair is open to any student nominated by their teacher who attends middle or high school in the New Orleans four-parish-area -- Jefferson, Orleans, Plaquemines, and St. Bernard Parishes.

Khan Academy  Khan Academy is a non-profit educational organization created in 2006 by educator Salman Khan with the aim of providing a "free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere." For teachers, students and anyone who wants to learn, subjects include: math, art, computer programming, economics, physics, chemistry, biology, medicine, finance, history, and more

NASA.GOV for Students  Check out the A-Z list of education opportunities that NASA offers throughout the year. Explore careers at NASA and steps you can take now that may help land the job you want at NASA. Plus, apply for NASA internship, fellowship and scholarship opportunities through a single application.

The Ultimate STEM Guide for Kids  Find cool STEM websites, STEM challenges and contents, STEM awards, STEM career resources, math and science games and apps, and more!

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Promoting Quality Teaching

University of New Orleans
UNO TRAC Center, Suite 227
University of New Orleans Lakefront
New Orleans, LA 70148
504-280-5710

Jennifer B. LaCoste
Executive Director
Jennifer.LaCoste@gnostem.org
504-280-5715

Cathie Smith
Director of Education
Cathie.Smith@gnostem.org
504-280-5715

MAILING ADDRESS
Greater New Orleans STEM Initiative
P O Box 6123
Metairie, LA 70009