Upcoming Events

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September 29, 2018
October 02, 2018
ASTC 2018 will be hosted by Connecticut Science Center in Hartford, September 29–October 2, 2018. The NISE Network will have many activities and professional development opportunities at the Association of Science-Technology Centers (ASTC) annual conference. More information: http://www.astc.org/conference/ NISE Network Happy Hour NISE Network partners are invited to gather together informally (no need to RSVP); all are welcome! Friday September 28, 2018 6:00–7:00 p.m. Welcome to Hartford Meet-Ups location - Education/Programs City Steam Brewery 942 Main Street, Hartford, CT (860) 525-1600 htt...

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October 09, 2018
There are a lot of exciting Moon events coming up: International Observe the Moon Night on October 20, 2018, a total lunar eclipse on January 21, 2019, and the 2019 celebration of the 50th of anniversary of the Apollo landing. Join us for a live one-hour workshop to learn more about these events and how to celebrate them in your museum.

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October 21, 2018
October 27, 2018
2018 Theme: Chemistry is Out of This World focusing on chemistry of and in outerspace. NISE Network National Chemistry Week page: www.nisenet.org/national-chemistry-week

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October 23, 2018
Join members from NSF-funded projects REVEAL and ChemAttitudes for an online discussion of facilitation strategies you can employ with your visitors. The REVEAL professional development program helps facilitators to become more reflective in their practice and responsive to the complex dynamics that families bring to our institutions. ChemAttitudes project team members will share how informal educational activities were developed to stimulate interest, a sense of relevance, and feelings of self-efficacy about chemistry among public audiences.

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February 13, 2019
February 15, 2019
Location Tempe Mission Palms Hotel & Conference Center 60 E 5th St, Tempe, AZ 85281 Adjacent to the Arizona State University campus Meeting Overview Wednesday, February 13, 2019 – Travel during the day, dinner and keynotes starting at 6:00pm Thursday, February 14, 2019 – Meeting and activities all day and evening Friday, February 15, 2019 – Meeting and activities in the morning, adjourning at 1:30pm Meeting Agenda Wednesday, February 13, 2019 3:00pm Registration opens 6:00pm Dinner 6:30pm Plenary speakers 7:45pm Networking reception Thursday, February 14, 2019 8:00am Breakfast 8:30am Welcoming...

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May 08, 2019
May 11, 2019
More Information: Theme: FearLESS With sessions that challenge and inspire us to think boldly about the work we do, to question norms and assumed barriers, to take strategic risks in exhibit, program and business development, and to think broadly about our role in our communities; challenging us to go from a field...to a force. Hosted by the Children's Museum of Denver at Marsico Campus, Denver, CO Learn More: https://www.childrensmuseums.org/interactivity/interactivity-2019 NISE Network Breakfast More information coming soon. Marketplace - Exhibit Hall The NISE Network will have a booth in th...