From the Regional Math & Science Center at Grand Valley State University
December 2014 | Volume 21, Number 8
In celebration of the International Year of Light 2015 and the Regional Math and Science Center’s (RMSC) 25th Anniversary, the RMSC and the Physics Department at GVSU will be hosting Super Science Saturday: The Wonder of Light, a science extravaganza for the West Michigan community. This event will provide educational activities and opportunities for students and their families to experience light as it applies to biology, Earth science, physics, engineering, technology, history, art, and more! The program will focus on understanding the importance of light in our lives and our future.
Math in Action presents lively and informative discussions of current issues in mathematics education while providing an opportunity for practicing PreK – 12 teachers, prospective teachers, curriculum directors, and college and university faculty to share ideas, concerns, and resources.
G3 is a residential family summer camp program for grandparents and grandchildren (ages 8-12) to come together for a three day educational experience. Families will spend their time together on the Grand Valley State University campus for three days and two nights sleeping and eating in the living center apartments along with college students and others on campus.
The 62nd Michigan Science Teachers Association Conference will be held on February 27-28, 2015 at the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel in Grand Rapids. The theme this year is "Engineering GRAND Ideas in Science".
STEPS (Science Technology & Engineering Preview Summer) Camp for Girls is an all-girl day camp introduction to the world of science, technology, and engineering.