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Meeting of the Minds Luncheon 2018-09-16T21:12:48+00:00

Luncheon – September 21, 2018, Renaissance Dallas Legacy West Hotel

11:00 am doors open, 11:30 program begins

Advancing STEM Education in North Texas

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Guest Speaker – Gretchen Rubin

Best-selling author of The Happiness Project

On Friday, September 21st, Sci-Tech Discovery Center is delighted to host Gretchen Rubin at our inaugural Meeting of the Minds event, a speaker series featuring leading thinkers who embody our brand of mind-stretching fun®. Proceeds from Meeting of the Minds will expand access to STEM education for under-served youth in North Texas.

Gretchen Rubin is one of today’s most thought-provoking observers of happiness and human nature.  She is the author of many books, including blockbuster New York Times bestsellers The Happiness Project, Better Than Before, and The Four Tendencies.  Her books have sold almost 3 million copies worldwide, in more than 30 languages.  On her top-ranking, award-winning podcast “Happier with Gretchen Rubin” she discusses happiness and good habits with her sister, Elizabeth Craft.

Underwriting and Sponsorship Opportunities

Did you know that Texas ranks 22nd of the 50 states in math and science among 15-year olds?

Help close the gap in STEM education in North Texas. Proceeds from the luncheon will benefit Sci-Tech Discovery Center hands-on educational outreach programs for economically disadvantaged youth.

Sci-Tech strives to inspire the next generation of creative STEM thinkers and achievers by providing dynamic Maker experiences and innovative learning programs that spark young people’s interest and give them confidence to pursue STEM degrees and careers.

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Thanks to Our Generous Sponsors!

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TABLE SPONSORS

Deborah and Richard Stanford

HOST COMMITTEE

Janice and Rob Bahash

Ann and Mike Boswell

Gretchen and Matt Bowen

Karla and Joe Bryant

Janet and Mark Butler

Jean and Glenn Callison

Peter M. Carrell & Company, LLC

Rebecca and Chris Caso

Jeri and Rick Chambers

Amy and Tony Childress

Laura and Chris Curran

Elizabeth and Hilton Goldreich

Trudy and Rob Hale

Kristina and John Hallam

Cindy and Dennis Highlander

Sharon and Jim Hirsch

Junior League of Collin County

Ruth and Bryan Kaminski

Michelle and Jon Lauck

Sarah and Bill Loughborough

Valerie and Simon Martin

Maria Moffatt

The Mariposa Group – Caralee Gurney

Christel and Chris Morrison

Betty and James Muns

Joa and John Muns

Cynthia and Chris Nehls

Leslie and Mark Newman

Patti and Kevin O’Meara

Sandy and Jim Olsson

Charlyn and Jake Plunk

Jennifer and Kevin Ruhman

SFMG Wealth Advisors

Florence and Howard Shapiro

Eileen and Jeff Sherman

Silicon Valley Bank

Sheri and Don Steele

Heather and Mike Sprock

Justine and Sean Sweeney

Kathleen and Ben Tarantino

Tracy and Steve Tomson

Beth and Duncan Webb

Robin and Byron Williams

Pam and Craig Wohlers

For More Information

Please contact us at events@scitechdiscovery.org