17th Annual Jack Kilby STEM Day

Join us for the 17th Annual Jack Kilby STEM Day! 

Keynote Speaker - Dr. Brian McClendon

Brian McClendon 7-21-11
Image: Volkan Yuksel/CC BY-SA

Brian McClendon is a Research Professor at the University of Kansas. For 15 years, he was a Vice President with Google and led the entire Geo business unit building Google Maps, Street View and Google Earth. In 2013, he was awarded the United Nations “Champions of the Earth” for his work on Google Earth.  He was inducted into the National Academy of Engineering in 2015 and holds an honorary doctorate in electrical engineering from the University of Kansas. In 2018, he ran for Kansas Secretary of State.

Event Details 

  • When - November 23, 2020
  • Time - 9:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
  • Where - Barton Community College Campus (Maps)
  • Who's invited - High School juniors and seniors, students with appropriate IEP's, high school science and technology instructors, and appropriate administration
  • Cost - Absolutely FREE to registered participants!

Registration:

Registration will open in September.

Schedule of Events:  

  • 9:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. - Check in for registration (Science building)
  • 10:00 a.m. - 10:50 a.m. - Breakout Session 1
  • 11:00 a.m. - 11:50 a.m. - Welcome/Keynote Speaker - Open to the community (Fine Arts Auditorium)
  • 12:00 p.m. - 12:45 p.m.. - Breakout Session for Sponsors
  • 12:00 p.m. - 12:45 p.m. - Breakout Session 2A - for students
  • 12:00 p.m. - 12:45 p.m. -  Lunch and Academic Carnival 2B (hands-on science activities and exhibits) (Kirkman building)
  • 12:45 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. - Breakout Session 2B - for students
  • 12:45 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. - -  Lunch and Academic Carnival 2B (hands-on science activities and exhibits) (Kirkman building)

 

Ceramic class at JKSTEMDay

Students attending JKSD Carnival