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November 2017

Family Afternoon: Can You CANstruct?

November 25 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
National Building Museum, 401 F St NW
Washington, DC 20001 United States
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CANstruction is a nationwide program that aims to raise awareness about hunger by building sculptures out of cans of food. Engineer your own can-tastic creations at this family event! Design a plan for an original CANstruction piece using paper mosaics. Explore…

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NMNH After Hours: Changing How We See the World

November 28 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Q?rius at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, 10th St. & Constitution Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20560 United States
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  When:  Tuesday, November 28, 2017, 6:30 – 8:30pm Co-Sponsor: 2017 Smithsonian American Ingenuity Awards Venue: Natural History Museum Event Location: Ground Floor, Q?rius Theater Cost: Free, but registration is required. Click here to register. Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible   Description: How can we change the world by changing how…

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December 2017

NMNH After Hours: The Face of Battle without the Rules of War

December 5 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Q?rius at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, 10th St. & Constitution Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20560 United States
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What was warfare like without the laws of armed conflict to constrain violence? Scott Sagan, professor of political science at Stanford University and chair of the New Dilemmas in Ethics, Technology, and War project at the American Academy of Arts and…

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Energizing Student Potential: STEM Curriculum, Resources, and Professional Development

December 13

OSSE is pleased to announce Energizing Student Potential, a STEM-focused energy program for public and public charter schools serving grades 5‐8 in the District of Columbia. This program is a partnership between OSSE, the District of Columbia Public Schools, Pepco…

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February 2018

Energizing Student Potential: STEM Curriculum, Resources, and Professional Development

February 13, 2018

OSSE is pleased to announce Energizing Student Potential, a STEM-focused energy program for public and public charter schools serving grades 5‐8 in the District of Columbia. This program is a partnership between OSSE, the District of Columbia Public Schools, Pepco…

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March 2018

You Be The Chemist Challenge ®

March 9, 2018
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An event every year that begins at 12:00am on day 9 of March, repeating indefinitely

Free

The You Be The Chemist Challenge ® is an interactive academic contest that encourages students in grades 5-8 to explore chemistry concepts and their real-world applications.  This individual competition starts at the school level and then continues to local, state, and…

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DC Secondary STEM Fair

March 17, 2018

The DC STEM Fair is the premier student competition in the District of Columbia. The secondary fair is open to 6th-12th grade public, public charter, parochial, private, and home school students. This event brings together students from all eight wards to create, problem-solve, and…

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April 2018

DNA Day Essay Contest

April 25, 2018
Free

National DNA Day commemorates the completion of the Human Genome Project in April 2003 and the discovery of the double helix of DNA in 1953. Next year's DNA Day will be on Wednesday, April 25, 2018. We encouraged teachers and students…

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May 2018

Techstravaganza 2018

May 19, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology, 6560 Braddock Rd
Alexandria, VA 22312 United States
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Techstravaganza is an annual STEM outreach event, hosted by Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology for elementary and middle school students. Techstrav attracts thousands of attendees in Northern Virginia every year. Over 300 TJ student and teacher volunteers…

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June 2018

DC Elementary STEM Fair

June 2, 2018

The DC STEM Fair is the premier student competition in the District of Columbia. The elementary fair is open to 3rd-5th grade public, public charter, parochial, private, and home school students. This event brings together students from all eight wards to create, problem-solve, and…

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