The City of Riverside Police and Fire Departments will host a public safety-oriented STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) academy for local high school students this summer. More from KVCR's Ken Vincent.
The 20th Annual Inland Empire Regional Science Olympiad will take place on Saturday at Ramona High School in Riverside. More than a thousand students will compete in various disciplines of science during this no-cost public event. KVCR's Charity Lindsey has details.
The City of Riverside, local colleges, universities, and school districts are collaborating to present scores of half-hour science and art demonstrations, displays, workshops, performances, contests, and other free, public activities throughout downtown Riverside from this afternoon through late tonight. It's called "The Long Night of Arts & Innovation." KVCR's Ken Vincent has details.
Getting school kids exposed to STEM -- science, technology, engineering, and math -- classes in early grades is the mission behind a new collaboration between UC Riverside and Riverside's public school and community college districts. KVCR's Ken Vincent has more.
More than 700 teachers, business owners, and lawmakers from across California met at the state Capitol recently, with the goal of trying to increase the number of science, technology, engineering, and math -- or STEM -- classes offered in the state. Capital Public Radio's Bob Moffitt reports.