Events

Spring 2020

Tuesday, January 21, 2020, 4:15 – 5:30PM
Towaoc Science Night (Chemistry Theme)

Montezuma-Cortez Middle School

Thursday, January 23, 2020, 5:00 – 7:00PM
Towaoc Science Night (Chemistry Theme)

Education Center in Towaoc

Wednesday, January 29, 2020, 8:30AM – 1:00PM
Annual Science Fair Judges needed

Cortez Middle School

Tuesday, February 18, 2020, 4:15 – 5:30PM
Towaoc Science Night (Genetics Theme)

Montezuma-Cortez Middle School

Thursday, February 20, 2020, 5:00 – 7:00PM
Towaoc Science Night (Genetics Theme)

Education Center in Towaoc

Tuesday, February 25, 2020
San Juan Basin Regional Science Fair Judges

La Plata County Fairgrounds

Tuesday, March 17, 2020, 4:15 – 5:30PM
Towaoc Science Night (Environmental Science Theme)

Montezuma-Cortez Middle School

Thursday, March 19, 2020, 5:00 – 7:00PM
Towaoc Science Night (Environmental Science Theme)

Education Center in Towaoc

Saturday, March 28, 2020, 1:00 – 4:00PM
Science Open House

Fort Lewis College

Tuesday, March 31, 2020, 10:00AM – 2:00PM
Aztec High School Math and Science Demonstrations

San Juan College Satellite Campus in Aztec

May 3 – 6, 2020
Multi-day Cultural and STEM Teaching Experience

Various locations on the Navajo reservation

July 2020
Fort Lewis College Science Camp

Science camps for 8 - 11 year olds

Fall 2019

Wednesday, October 2, 2019, 5:30 – 6:30PM
Noyce Scholarship Informational Meeting

EBH 219
Come learn about the Noyce program, paid opportunities and scholarships that are possible from the leadership team and current students participating in the program. Snacks provided!

Friday, October 18, 2019, 10:30AM – Noon and 12:30 – 1:30PM
Math and Science Demos for Escalante Middle School Students

Various locations on FLC campus

Friday, November 8, 2019, 10:30AM – Noon and 12:30 – 1:30PM
Math and Science Demos for Escalante Middle School Students Part 2

Various locations on FLC campus

Tuesday, November 12, 2019, 9:30 – 11:00AM and Noon – 1:30PM
Julia Robinson Mathematics Festival

FLC Ballroom

Friday, November 22, 2019
Math and Science Demos for Pagosa Middle School Students

Various locations on FLC campus


Opportunities

LatinX Cultural Competency Training
Wednesday, February 19, 2020, 6:00 – 8:00PM

Led by David Quiroz, we will be exploring the learning characteristics of Hispanic students, learning strategies that help facilitate success in the classroom and building and maintaining relationships. This training will be held on campus in Berndt 370 with pizza provided. If you cannot attend in person a Zoom link will also be available. RSVP to Dr. Jill Choate: jnchoate@fortlewis.edu 

Durango Public Library STEAM Lab

Powerhouse Science Center & Maker Lab Education Committee
Monthly meetings, Event Planning, Summer Opportunities, and more. Contact: Dr. Aimee Morris: ammorris@fortlewis.edu

Alliance of Indigenous Math Circles
Fostering long-term collaborations between mathematicians and K-12 teachers and students Math Festivals, Summer Math Camps
Contact: aimathcircles@gmail.com

High School Math and Science Tutoring Opportunity
Twice a week tutoring in math and science at Durango High School. Contact: Dr. Jill Choate: jnchoate@fortlewis.edu