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February 12, 2013

Vol. 3, No. 3

The 3rd USA Science & Engineering Festival is underway and we have some exciting things happening! Our Facebook page continues to grow, we have a Mascot Contest and Festival Webinar available for fans and much more!

Thought the Festival Expo couldn't get any more exciting? Hold on as we premiere the X-STEM Extreme Symposium in April 2014 in DC! This unforgettable, all-day interaction will give elementary through high school students a unique opportunity to hear, meet and learn from some of the most inspiring leaders in STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics), including John Holdren, Chief Science Advisor to President Obama, and NASA Astronaut Kathy Thornton, the second American woman to walk in space! Act now to obtain limited tickets for this event, or learn how to gain free admission by serving as an X-STEM Ambassador!

Drop us a Name! What science and engineering celebrity would you like to meet and hear at the next Festival Expo in 2014? In the past we wowed audiences with such luminaries as Bill Nye (the Science Guy), Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman of the Mythbusters, and entrepreneurial powerhouses Elon Musk and Richard Garriott. Now help us continue the celeb fest! Send us your celebrity nomination today!

Festival Nifty Fifty Speakers are back and ready to inspire! This elite group of STEM professionals have returned once again to visit schools in the greater DC Metro area! Our group of rock star Nifty Fifty Speakers include Astronaut and Scientist, Mary Cleave, 15 year old phenom from Baltimore Jack Andraka, Johns Hopkins Neurosurgeon Dr. Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa and many more!

Materials Scientist and youngest professor in history Alia Sabor, World Renowned Astrophysicist Neil degrasse Tyson, and Primaltologist Jane Goodall are just a few scientists have who changed the world and are highlighted in our Role Models in Science & Engineering. Have a favorite hero or role model in science or engineering? Send us his or her name so that we can feature this individual on the Festival's Role Models in Science & Engineering website!

We have some exciting opportunities for schools in the Washington, DC Metro area! Join the USA Science & Engineering Festival in promoting this incredible event and receive amazing benefits for your school!

Our team of dedicated volunteers are instrumental in allowing us to put on an amazing celebration of science and engineering! Our Volunteer Outreach Team has already started prepping for the upcoming Festival! Join our team of STEM enthusiasts and learn about the year round opportunities we have for our volunteers! Learn more about our upcoming Volunteer Outreach meeting! 

Our Sponsors are essential in reaching our mission to inspire the next generation of scientists and engineers! We would like to extend our heartfelt appreciation to our very special Sponsors who have signed up to support the 3rd Festival to date.