The 4th USA Science & Engineering Festival connected schools during the 2014/15 and 2015/16 school years with leading scientists and engineers through our signature programs: Nifty Fifty and the X-STEM Symposium.
The ‘Nifty Fifty’, a program of Science Spark are a group of noted professionals who fan out across the Washington, DC area to speak about their work and careers at various middle and high schools.
X-STEM - presented by the U.S. Department of Defense - is a special “Extreme” symposium for middle and high school students featuring interactive presentations by an exclusive group of visionaries who aim to empower and inspire kids about careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. These STEM role models and industry leaders are sure to ignite your students’ curiosity through storytelling and live demonstrations. X-STEM is a program of Science Spark.