Kentucky Academy of Science

AAAS joins the #Science March

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 You’ll be in good company on April 22 (or April 23 in Louisville). Join KAS and other Allies as we stand up for science! https://www.aaas.org/news/aaas-and-march-science-partner-uphold-science  https://www.marchforscience.com/press-release.

 Girls IdeaFestival – April 29, 2017: The goal of the Girls IdeaFestival® is to develop creative and innovative solutions to challenges girls face today. The event will focus particularly on creating ideas to counter longstanding issues; for changing the way girls are portrayed by the media, developing healthy relationships, encouraging girls to become more civically engaged, expanding girls’

  Registration is now Live for the years final STEM Connections!     Wednesday, March 15th, 2017 Dear Friends and Teachers, We are looking forward to our final STEM Connections event of the school year! The Middle & High School Mania is being held on March 15th from 4:30 to 7:30pm. After a short introduction, there will

CCST is seeking PhD scientists and engineers for a year of public service and government leadership training in Sacramento.       Applications are due in two weeks for the CCST Science & Technology Policy Fellowship. Eligibility information, program timeline, and the application link can be found at fellows.ccst.us/apply.php.    Hosted by the California Council on Science and

NEW!! Planetarium Show! @ The Living Arts & Science Center Habitat Earth: Living In A Connected World Check out Habitat Earth – a fulldome exploration of what it means to live in today’s connected world, exploring a variety of habitats, types of life, and their relationships.  Great for all ages!  We can bring our portable

“The Laprak, Nepal landslide: Rainfall triggered movement and response to the 2015 Mw  7.8 Gorhka earthquake” Dr. Bill Haneberg, State Geologist and Director of the Kentucky Geological Survey Friday, February 24, 7:30 pm Lexington, Kentucky, Mines and Minerals Resources Building, Room 102. Rose Street, UK Campus.

Summer is just around the corner! Do you know how you’re going to keep your little scientist engaged and active while school is out? Kentucky Science Center offers 10 weeks of exciting, hands-on, educational programs for grades Pre-K – 10. Summer Camps are LIVE, and that means they’re going to start filling up before you know it.

This FREE, one-day conference is supported by the USDA Rural Development Grant Information & Registration here Participants will get to experience dynamic sessions on emerging technologies such as: Robotics App Development and more!  

Find out more about a new Kentucky affiliate group of the Association of Women in Science (AWIS – KY) Group info: https://awiskygrp.wordpress.com AWIS KY flyer

Louisville Regional Science & Engineering Fair needs judges March 4   Calling upon STEM professionals to register now as LRSEF judges! Sign up to judge the 2017 Louisville Regional Science & Engineering Fair on Saturday, March 4, at the Kentucky Science Center. The snow date for LRSEF is Sunday, March 5, 2017. Registration is open through

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