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Science Ambassador Celebration

Posted in Science & Technology, Students & Campus Life, Aboriginal
Aug 16, 2017

Science Ambassador Program participant

Join the Office of Science Outreach for a short program and a meet-and-greet with our science ambassadors to learn more about our activities and the impact of our program.

Wednesday, Aug. 16
2:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Gordon Oakes Red Bear Student Centre
Program begins at 2:00 p.m.
Refreshments to follow

RSVP by Aug. 1 to:
Victoria Harms, Science Outreach Coordinator

Phone: (306) 966-5776

The U of S Science Ambassador Program, offered through the Office of Science Outreach, College of Arts & Science, pairs senior university STEM students (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) with northern Aboriginal community schools to support creative and culturally relevant science education opportunities each spring.

Our science ambassadors are hosted in partner communities for four to six weeks, working with teachers to develop and facilitate engaging, hands-on science learning opportunities.


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