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2017-2018 Outreach Calendar

August 2017

  • August 24 – 4:30-6pm, EASE (Engineering Advising Success Event) – For new incoming students!

September 2017

October 2017

November, 2017

  • November 4 – Homecoming Alumni BBQ Tailgate, Boise State vs Nevada
  • November ??, 4-6pm, **Explore Engineering Careers – Recruitment Program for high school students. Targeting previous camp participants. COEN tour of research labs.

December, 2017

January, 2018

  • January 6 – 8am-1pm, **FIRST Robotics Kickoff – Simplot room in the SUB http://www.firstinspires.org/node/5716
  • January 20 – 8am-4pm, Future City Competition – in the SUB. Seeking student and faculty volunteers to judge future city models. http://www.futurecity.org

February, 2018

  • February 3 – 9am-4pm, **Engineering & Science Festival at Boise State – Families and all ages. Seeking faculty and student volunteers to facilitate hands-on activities, presentations, and demonstrations. http://coen.boisestate.edu/STEMexploration
  • February 10 – Middle School Science Bowl – in ENGR building. Sanctioned by Dept. of Energy, ENGR Building, Hosted by Micron Foundation (Possible volunteers needed) Mark Anderson
  • February 24 – Regional **Mathcounts, sponsored by ISPE – http://www.idahospe.org/MathCounts.htm
  • February ?? State Science Fair at Boise State
  • February 26 – **Regional Science Bowl (Sponsored by Micron) – Grades 9-12 (Volunteers needed: Judges/Timekeepers)

March, 2018

April, 2018

  • April ? – **e-Day, – Grades 7-10, free one day camp hosted by the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers student chapter. Seeking faculty and student volunteers to facilitate hands-on activities.
  • April 7 – **Idaho Science Olympiad at Boise State University
  • April 28 – BroncoDay https://broncoday.boisestate.edu/

June, 2018

  • June 3-5 – e-Camp, Exiting Grades 8-9 – Overnight camp for students currently in 8th and 9th grades. Priority application deadline May 1st, $250. After May 1, $300. Seeking faculty and student volunteers to facilitate hands-on activities. http://coen.boisestate.edu/K-12connection/SummerPrograms.html
  • June 8-9 – **e-Girls, Exiting Grades 9-11 – Free overnight program for girls currently in 9th, 10th and 11th grade. Priority application deadline is May 1st, limited enrollment. Seeking faculty and student volunteers to facilitate hands-on activities. http://coen.boisestate.edu/K-12connection/SummerPrograms.html
  • June 2018 – **Chip Camp (Micron) http://www.micron.com/foundation/students/k-12-student-resources
  • June 2018 – **Bring Your Inventor to Work Day (Hewlett Packard)

July, 2018

  • July 8-14 – **Idaho Science and Aerospace Scholars 1, Seniors in high school that completed online course during the Spring 2016 semester. Workshops provided by COEN/COAS faculty July 15 from 1-4pm.
  • July 22-28 – **Idaho Science and Aerospace Scholars 2, Seniors in high school that completed online course during the Spring 2016 semester. Workshops provided by COEN/COAS faculty on Friday 1-4pm.
  • July ?**Coding is Cool Workshop (CS Dept)

August, 2018

  • August – Girl-Powered STEM Challenges
  • August – Zero Robotics

** targeting high school students