Magic of Mardi Gras Virtual STEM Workshop

Sponsored by Chevron

Suggested for Aspiring Engineers in Grades 3 - 7
Wednesday February 17 & Thursday, February 18 | 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

$50 per student. Scholarships are also available.
All materials needed for the hands-on activities and experiments will be provided in
a materials kit in advance of your scheduled workshop.

This fun and creative hands-on virtual STEM workshop will explore the ways STEM makes Mardi Gras magic!

Uncover the STEM in Mardi Gras and use engineering concepts to create an innovative and sturdy structure that helps revelers catch throws and experience the artistry of Mardi Gras parades.  Design a colorful shoebox float that rolls! Learn paper circuitry, and more!

Spaces are limited.  REGISTER TODAY!

Greater New Orleans STEM’s Virtual Mardi Gras Workshop, sponsored by Chevron, will offer students and teachers the opportunity to expand their STEM skills and knowledge and learn about career opportunities in a variety of STEM fields such as Robotics and Engineering. Participants can expect a fun and busy two days which offers a virtual “hands-on” STEM learning, team building and critical skills in reasoning and analytical thinking. No prior experience is needed to participate, however, a computer device with a camera and internet access is needed.

Questions? Contact jennifer.lacoste@gnostem.org or michelle.mangum@gnostem.org or may also call our office 504-280-5715.

 

 

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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

Michelle Mangum
Administrative Assistant
Michelle.Mangum@gnostem.org
504-280-5715

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