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Virtual Little Shop of Physics Open House

Saturday, February 27th, 10:30am – 11:30am (MST) This year marks the Little Shop of Physics 30th Annual Open House. It’s a tradition for the last Saturday in February. Due to the pandemic, Open House will look different in 2021. Little Shop of Physics is going to keep things virtual with an hour-long interactive presentation featuring...

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Computer Science for All (CSforAll: Research and RPPs)

This program aims to provide all U.S. students with the opportunity to participate in computer science (CS) and computational thinking (CT) education in their schools at the preK-12 levels. With this solicitation, the National Science Foundation (NSF) focuses on both research and researcher-practitioner partnerships (RPPs) that foster the research and development needed to bring CS and CT...

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Colorado Water Center Grant Program – Water Education and Engagement Program

Each spring the Colorado Water Center (CoWC) funds a select number of CSU Water Research Team, Fellow, and Education & Engagement Project grants, which catalyze innovative water research, teaching, and engagement through interdisciplinary collaboration and creative scholarship. These awards provide opportunities to accelerate progress in research and enable projects in the academic and experiential realm...

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Colorado State University Sustainability Fund

The CSU Sustainability Fund, sponsored by the President’s Sustainability Commission, was created to support sustainability efforts across Colorado State University.  Creativity is encouraged, but some suggestions include energy, water and other resource conservation efforts, academic initiatives, research projects and equipment/processes, education and outreach efforts, or other pilot and new grassroot sustainability initiatives. Funding can be requested...

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Advancing Informal STEM Learning (AISL)

The Advancing Informal STEM Learning (AISL) program seeks to advance new approaches to and evidence-based understanding of the design and development of STEM learning opportunities for the public in informal environments; provide multiple pathways for broadening access to and engagement in STEM learning experiences; advance innovative research on and assessment of STEM learning in informal environments; and...

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World TB Day at Colorado State University

World TB Day annually raises awareness about the infectious lung disease tuberculosis, which kills some 1.5 million people each year, mainly in developing countries. The global event marks Dr. Robert Koch’s discovery of Mycobacterium tuberculosis as the cause of TB on March 24, 1882. Koch was a German physician known as the founder of modern...

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Researching Her World Summer Camp

Researching Her World is one of the three summer camps hosted by Colorado State University’s (CSU) Mechanical Engineering Department and is a two-week-long, full-day summer camp held at CSU’s state-of-the-art research facilities. Researching Her World introduces young women to exciting engineering career pathways. Rotations through diverse, interdisciplinary laboratories will introduce participants to various engineering fields...

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Engineering Her World Summer Camp

Engineering Her World is one of the three summer camps hosted by Colorado State University’s (CSU) Mechanical Engineering Department and is a week-long, half-day summer camp held at CSU’s state-of-the-art engineering facilities. Engineering Her World introduces young women to the possibilities of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). Participants will apply fundamental STEM concepts to...

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Global Business Academy

The Global Business Academy is a summer program for current high school freshmen, sophomores, and juniors. You’ll create great summer memories in this 13-day, action-packed experience and meet students from around the globe while learning how to use business to create a better world. The program includes an overnight stay at CSU’s beautiful Mountain Campus...

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Graduate Women in Science Outreach Committee

The Northern Colorado Graduate Women in Science chapter is highly involved in local outreach activities. Our outreach activities have included helping Girl Scouts earn their STEM badges, teaching high school-aged women in the Girls’ Rites program about the path to a scientific career, discussing science at a retirement home, and providing scientific engagement for a...

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