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October 2020

How Do I Become an Engineer?

October 23, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Online

Students- meet real live science, technology, and engineering professionals and learn about their careers! Are you a student thinking about a career as an engineer? Do you want to see a cutting-edge drone lab? If so, join us for an opportunity to get academic and career advice from John Bazin, aerospace engineer at Blue Origin.

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Water: Access, Supply, and Sustainability

October 27, 7:00 pm - October 29, 8:30 pm
Online
Bubbles in water

Water: Access, Supply, and Sustainability is a three-part virtual forum that will provide a multidisciplinary approach to the exploration of water management issues, connecting complex issues of vital importance to Kansas City, the region, and, indeed, the world. The keynote speaker is leading authority and prolific author on international water issues, Sandra Postel who has been hailed for her “inspiring, innovative and practical approach” to promoting the preservation and sustainable use of freshwater.

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November 2020

How Do I Become a Rocket Scientist?

November 20, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Online

Are you a student thinking about a career as a rocket scientist? If so, join us for an opportunity to get academic and career advice from an inspiring husband and wife team of real-life rocket scientists, Tiera and Myron Fletcher. During this interactive Q&A session, students will have the chance to ask questions about coursework, internships, college programs, and anything else about becoming a successful rocket scientist! Parents, teachers, and mentors are also encouraged to participate.

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April 2021

Kansas City Invention Convention

April 17, 2021, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
UMKC Swinney Rec Center, 5030 Holmes Street
Kansas City, MO 64110 United States
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The Linda Hall Library of Science, Engineering, and Technology has partnered with The Henry Ford Museum to celebrate and inspire the next generation of inventors in Greater Kansas City. The first annual Kansas City Invention Convention will be held in April of 2021 for students in grades 6 through 12. In addition to challenging young inventors to bring their ideas to life at the competition, Invention Convention makes available the free K-12 Invention Convention Curriculum for area educators. Find out how you can get involved below!…

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Questions? Contact Eric Ward at 816.926.8753 for more information about these events.

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