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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.

Jun 26
Sierra Vista High School, 8100 W Robindale Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89113

Robotics Summer Camp is an interactive experience that will engage and inspire campers in the world of STEM (Science, Technology,

Jun 26
Sierra Vista, 8100 W. Robindale Rd., Las Vegas, NV 89113

​​Vex Robotics are available to campers through grades 5th - 8th. We use the Vex Robotics system to show campers the three main components of engineering and robotics. Design, Building, and Programming. These three components are taught over the 5 day period of the camp by experienced mentors that are provided to each team.

Jun 26
University of Nevada, Reno, College of Engineering, 1664 N. Virginia Street, Reno, NV 89557-0256

For young women only! An introduction to engineering including lessons, hands-on activities, and mentoring from professional female engineers, university faculty, alumni, and current engineering students.



reading list

Check out our reading list for summer and prepare yourself for an adventure you just can't put down.

solstice summer science

In terms of daylight, this day is 5 hours, 35 minutes longer than on the December Solstice. That’s five-and-a-half more hours of productive fun in the sun today!

You know what that means, right? Today is the PERFECT day to study a few fun science-y topics.

To Do Father's Day

Here are a few ideas curated from around the web that will inspire kids to spend some much-appreciated time with Dear Dad.