Creating Novel, Interactive STEM Devices through a Museum-University Partnership (Poster Presentation)

Saturday, September 29, 2018: 2:00 PM-3:15 PM
Exhibit Halls AB (Connecticut Convention Center)
Session Leader:
Michael Kaczmarczik, Assistant Manager, Outreach Programs, The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
Session Moderator:
Michael Kaczmarczik, Assistant Manager, Outreach Programs, The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
Presenter:
Michael Kaczmarczik, Assistant Manager, Outreach Programs, The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University

Through an innovative partnership between The Academy of Natural Sciences and Drexel University’s Mechanical Engineering Department, informal museum educators and university students collaborate to design and build interactive STEM education devices for use in museum programming. This approach offers a unique perspective for presenting natural and applied science topics.

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