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Largest State FIRST Robotics Competition Comes to San Antonio in 2020
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Largest State FIRST Robotics Competition Comes to San Antonio in 2020

Hundreds of high school students from Texas and New Mexico will converge at San Antonio's Alamadome April 2 to April 4, 2020 to compete in the state's Foundation for Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology or FIRST Robotics Competition, the largest robotics competition in Texas. The Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) awarded the FIRST In Texas Foundation, the nonprofit organization that hosts the robotics competitions,  a $1,000,000 grant Tuesday to support student-led FIRST robotics teams across the state. Funding targets Texas schools with the highest percentage of underserved and underrepresented students to help create competitive robotics teams. “TWC is proud to join FIRST in Texas in providing a setting where extraordinary students can get hands-on experience in STE...
San Antonio Museum of Science and Technology Summer Camp Program Offers Unique STEM Classes
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San Antonio Museum of Science and Technology Summer Camp Program Offers Unique STEM Classes

The San Antonio Museum of Science and Technology (SAMSAT) and the San Antonio Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics Connectery (SASTEMIC)  are collaborating on a summer program featuring science, technology, engineering, and mathematics-themed STEM-based classes. All classes will be at SAMSAT, which is located on 102 Mabry Drive on Port San Antonio’s campus. Each week-long camp features experts teaching the particular topic and opportunities for students to gain hands-on learning experience. Registration opens April 1. The cost for each week-long class is $300 which includes all materials, plus daily breakfast and lunch. Assistance for families meeting requirements for financial need is available on a first-come basis. Register for camps (add your request for assistance...
STEM Startup Events this Week in San Antonio
This Week in San Antonio

STEM Startup Events this Week in San Antonio

Here are 10 STEM entrepreneurial events happening this week in San Antonio. Matthew Espinoza, co-founder of SABusinessCalendar.com, provides a vital resource for San Antonio’s business community listing by compiling upcoming business events in San Antonio. On average, the SA Business Calendar lists over 150 business events every week from different industry sectors. If you are interested in their full list of business events, sign up for the SA Business Calendar weekly events newsletter at www.sabusinesscalendar.com. Geekdom's Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Educational Series: Presented by Geekdom Ready to learn about all things Crypto and Blockchain? Whether you're just getting started, or deeply involved, we will educate you on General Knowledge Blockchain and its uses. Date ...
This Week in San Antonio: 10 STEM Events
This Week in San Antonio

This Week in San Antonio: 10 STEM Events

Matthew Espinoza, co-founder of SABusinessCalendar.com, provides a vital resource for San Antonio's business community listing by compiling upcoming business events in San Antonio. On average, the SA Business Calendar lists over 150 business events every week from different industry sectors. Read more about these STEM entrepreneurial events happening this week in San Antonio. If you are interested in their full list of business events, sign up for the SA Business Calendar weekly events newsletter at www.sabusinesscalendar.com. Entrepreneurship 101: Presented by UT Health Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences Do you want to explore the interaction between science, industry, and government in entrepreneurship and innovation? The free workshop series will share how to take your ide...