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STEM careers are defining Nevada’s future. As the demand for STEM talent in Nevada continues to grow, Nevada STEM Hub aims to share resources that can help educate Nevadans about these vital careers and motivate Nevada’s kids to pursue STEM career paths.


Materials Engineers

Evaluate materials and develop machinery and processes to manufacture materials for use in products that must meet specialized design and performance specifications. Develop new uses for known materials. Includes those engineers working with composite materials or specializing in one type of material, such as graphite, metal and metal alloys, ceramics and glass, plastics and polymers, and naturally occurring materials. Includes metallurgists and metallurgical engineers, ceramic engineers, and welding engineers.

Sep 14
The Discovery, Terry Lee Wells Discovery Museum, 490 S. Center Street

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Sep 15
Advanced Technologies Academy, 1411 Robin St, Las Vegas, NV 89106

Let's take Nevada mathematics up a notch! Join us for the 2017 Nevada Mathematics Summit in Las Vegas.

Sep 16
The Discovery - Terry Lee Wells Nevada Discovery Museum, 490 S Center St

Have you ever speed-dated a dinosaur? Here's your chance to hang with Sue and find out all there is to know about her and her amazing 65 million year history. More details on this colossally Jurassic Social Science coming soon!



how to watch solar eclipse

As we approach the date of the first total solar eclipse to pass over the U.S. from coast-to-coast in 99 years on Aug. 21, here’s the most important piece of advice you’ll receive: Whatever you do, don’t look directly at the light!

lake tahoe clarity

The fight to preserve water quality and clarity is one undertaken by STEM scientists. Here are some facts about two of Nevada’s biggest sources of recreational and drinking water: Lake Tahoe and Lake Mead.

sandoval interviews elon musk

Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval recently interviewed Tesla/SpaceX CEO Elon Musk about his contributions to Nevada — and beyond.