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Exploring Engineering and Health Science

Posted on July 10th, 2017

A summer academic program at the University of Iowa encouraged middle-school students to dream big of a life in the sciences, and provided a week of education in engineering and health science from University of Iowa faculty, staff, and students.

Teaching How to Teach Climate Science

Posted on May 29th, 2015

A recent University of Iowa STEM workshop, “Hot Topic: Climate & Iowa,” brought together teachers from across the state to address issues related to teaching about climate change.

STEM/K-12 Education

Posted on September 5th, 2014

LACMRERS is an important educational resource for students in many fields of study, including engineering, biology, English, and more. A water-quality class is held every summer at LACMRERS, with significant time spent in the field on the Mississippi River. Short courses for international students are a popular new innovation at LACMRERS, and a recent STEM […]

A Celebration of Discovery

Posted on May 30th, 2014

LACMRERS welcomed hundreds of K-12 students and their families (and Herky!) to the IExploreSTEM Festival, giving students the chance to experience science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) hands-on.

LACMRERS Education

Posted on September 6th, 2013

LACMRERS is an important educational resource for students in many fields of study, including engineering, biology, English, and more. A water-quality class is held every summer at LACMRERS, with significant time spent in the field on the Mississippi River. Short courses for international students are a popular new innovation at LACMRERS, and a recent STEM […]

Fun, Learning, and Herky Come to LACMRERS

Posted on June 18th, 2013

It was a soggy, rainy day, but that didn’t discourage more than 500 people from taking part in the IExploreSTEM Festival on Saturday, May 4, at the Lucille A. Carver Mississippi Riverside Environmental Research Station (LACMRERS) on the banks of the Mississippi River near Muscatine. K-12 students were able to experience firsthand how fun science, […]

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