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Mission Statement

The UNM STEM-H Center advances STEM-H teaching and learning through outreach, research and education activities. Our mission is accomplished by, but not limited to... • Development of strategic STEM-H education focused partnerships and collaborations among UNM faculty/staff and within the community (public-private) to increase and sustain engagement as well as create opportunities to increase the collective impact of STEM-H education related activities • Development, facilitation and/or coordination of innovative STEM-H Educator Professional Development opportunities • Development, facilitation and/or coordination of STEM-H-focused student learning opportunities (workshops, etc.) • Administer STEM-H focused academic competitions for 6th-12th grade students • Engage in STEM-H education focused policy research and advocacy • Provide excellent customer service throughout all of our activities

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In addition to other programs & resources, the STEM-H Center manages 3 large STEM-H student competitions: Central NM Science Olympiad, Central NM Science & Engineering Research Challenge (aka...science fair), and the SW Junior Science & Humanities Symposium. We are always seeking volunteer judges, event supervisors, and general event assistants and welcome all the help we can get! We are committed to providing students with positive experiences that lead to continued interest in STEM-H learning and to careers as STEM-H professionals or, at the very least, to being an informed STEM-H literate citizen. All three competitions are held annually in the Spring.

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http://stemed.unm.edu

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