The 'Nifty Fifty (times 3)', a program of Science Spark, are a group of 150 noted science and engineering professionals who will fan out across the Washington, DC area in the 2013-2014 school year to speak about their work and careers at various middle and high schools. Featuring some of the most inspiring role models in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, or STEM, this signature program of the USA Science and Engineering Festival presents your students with the latest in green technology, engineering, human health and medicine, astronomy and space exploration, nanotechnology, computer science, and more. Click on the pictures below for speaker bios.
If you are a school in the Washington D.C. Metro area and are interested in having a Nifty Fifty speaker come to your school, please click here to submit an application today!
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View Nifty Fifty speakers who will be visiting schools during the 2013-2014 school year here:Full Speaker Bios or Printable List