STEM Pages

Akron Astronomy Club

The Astronomy Club of Akron (ACA) has been a distinguished northeast Ohio organization since 1949. The purpose of the ACA is to further an interest in and promote the study of the subject of Astronomy and related sciences. The ACA will promote public ... click to page

Akron Engineers Week

Akron Engineers Week Banquet

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Akron Summit County Public Library Tech Zone

TechZone@Main is the solution to all of your technological needs. We have over 40 computers available to the public for free. Our knowledgeable staff can help you if you have any computer-related questions. If you need some more in-depth technology help, ... click to page

Akron Zoo Education

Education at the Akron Zoo takes shape in many ways. Often, you may not even know that you have learned something. Although we have fun with education here, we consider it very serious. Zoo staff are not only working to provide new information about animals, ... click to page

Audubon Society of Greater Cleveland

The Audubon Society of Greater Cleveland (ASGC) has a long and proud history of service to the Greater Cleveland Community and its members. It is one of Cleveland's oldest continuously operating environmental organizations. The elements of our mission ... click to page

Cleveland Museum of Natural History

At the Cleveland Museum of Natural History, we believe that discovery starts with you. Explore our exhibits, meet our wild animals, take a hike, join a class?all while creating meaningful memories.
We make science relatable by cultivating your curiosity....
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Cuyahoga Valley National Park Conservancy

This park preserves 22 miles of the Cuyahoga River and the mosaic of natural and man-made features surrounding it, including lush forests, rolling hills, wetlands, waterfalls, farm fields, historic buildings and dramatic rock ledges. Decades before this ... click to page


FIRST® LEGO® League is the most accessible, guided, global robotics competition, helping students and teachers to build a better future together. The program is built around theme-based Challenges to engage children ages 9 to 16* in research, ... click to page


The FIRSTĀ® Tech Challenge (FTC) is designed for students in grades 7?12 to compete head to head, by designing, building, and programming a robot to compete in an alliance format against other teams.
The mission of FIRSTĀ® is to inspire young people to...
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Glenn Research Center

Great Lakes BioMimicry

Biomimicry is the practice of learning from nature and emulating its forms, processes and systems?to solve human problems and drive innovation. People started doing this a long time ago: Leonardo da Vinci observed nature, which was reflected in his design ... click to page

Great Lakes Restoration Initiative

The Great Lakes Restoration Initiative is the largest investment in the Great Lakes in two decades. Federal agencies use GLRI resources to strategically target the biggest threats to the Great Lakes ecosystem and to accelerate progress toward long term ... click to page

Great Lakes Science Center

The Great Lakes Science Center is a museum and educational facility in downtown Cleveland, Ohio, United States. Many of the exhibits document the features of the natural environment in the Great Lakes region of the United States

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Lake Erie Nature and Science Center

Lake Erie Nature & Science Center educates and inspires each of us to understand, appreciate and take responsibility for our natural world.

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The MATHCOUNTS Foundation is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that reaches students in grades 6-8 in all US states and territories with 3 extracurricular math programs. More than a quarter million students participate in our programs or use our resources ... click to page


Established in 1953, the Northeastern Ohio Science and Engineering Fair (NEOSEF) is a non-profit, all volunteer organization, whose goal is to get young adults interested in science and engineering by participating in a science and engineering competition. ... click to page

NEOSTEM Ecosystems

The NEOSTEM (Northeast Ohio) Ecosystem is a diverse coalition for science, technology, engineering, math and computational science. The Ecosystem inspires engagement and coordination in STEM+C fields and expands equitable access to high quality education ... click to page

Ohio and Erie Canalway

Established in 1989, Ohio & Erie Canalway Coalition (OECC) is a private, non-profit organization working to develop the Ohio & Erie Canal Towpath Trail and National Heritage Area in Summit, Stark and Tuscarawas Counties. The OECC provides educational ... click to page

Ohio State Science Day

Each year thousands of high school students complete independent research projects. These students present their work at the local and the District level, and the highest rated projects go on to compete at State Science Day. This event is the high-point ... click to page

Rubber City Math Teacher Circle

The Rubber City Math Teacher Circle is a regional Math Teacher Circle affiliated with the Math Teacher Circle Network. Math Teacher Circles are communities that bring teachers and math professors together to re-discover deep problem-solving and perseverance. ... click to page

Science Olympiad

Science Olympiad comes in many shapes and sizes to fit your needs. At the K-6 level, try an Elementary Science Olympiad (ESO) program, which can come in the form of a competitive tournament, a hands-on science Fun Day or an expert-filled Science Olympiad ... click to page

Soap Box Derby

The International Soap Box Derby™ is a non-profit youth education and leadership development organization whose mission is to build knowledge and character, and to create meaningful experiences through fair and honest racing competitions, STEM curriculums, ... click to page

WRD5 Science Day

The Western Reserve District 5 Science Day is one of the 16 District Science Fairs held in Ohio each spring under the Ohio Junior Academy on Science. This year's event will be held on March 21st at The University of Akron.
Students in grades 5-12 prepared...
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The Mission of ACESS is to enhance the technical environment in the Akron area through coordination and cooperation with the technical societies, industry and academia.

ACESS provides broad industrial and academic representation and a widely diversified science and technology source.  Detached from special interest groups, it offers an excellent opportunity for effective informative public service.

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