COLLEGE OF SOUTHERN NEVADA HOSTS TECH EXPO ON APRIL 25TH
Schoolchildren who dream of going to space, building the next generation of skyscrapers, or making this century’s great medical discoveries will feel right at home at the upcoming Science and Technology Expo. The College of Southern Nevada (CSN) and the Clark County School District (CCSD) will welcome thousands of K-12 students to the event, set for Friday, April 25 on the Cheyenne campus. The expo promotes science, technology, engineering and mathematics programs that help prepare students for high-demand, high-wage careers. CSN and many community partners from the industry and academia will embrace this opportunity to spark students’ interest in scientific and technological professions. This year, more than 2,500 students are expected to attend the free educational expo. Community members are also welcome. “Getting young people excited about science, technology, engineering and math is one of the most important things we can do as educators,” said Dr. Michael Spangler, dean of CSN’s School of Advanced & Applied Technologies. “These fields are full of high-demand, high-paying jobs, which are vital to Nevada’s economic future.” Exhibits and demonstrations include: Web design demo, Computer system raffle, Apprenticeship exhibits, Digital Photoshop demo, Planetarium shows, Creepy crawlers, Chemistry magic show, Gross cool dead stuff, And much more! The Science and Technology Expo, sponsored by the CSN Foundation, will be open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., and is free to attend. For more information please call 702-651-4959.
COLLEGE OF SOUTHERN NEVADA
CSN Cheyenne campus, 3200 E. Cheyenne Avenue, LAS VEGAS, NV 89030