June 15, 2021 – New Exhibit Featuring Local Women in STEM Careers opens in Sci-Tech Discovery Center in Frisco
Five local women are featured in a new exhibit and educational program of Sci-Tech Discovery Center in Frisco that is designed to inspire girls to see themselves in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) careers. Ms. Kalika Dennis of The Colony – Cybersecurity Risk Analyst at Thomson Reuters, Dr. Lily Jiang of Plano – Chief Clinical Scientist at SGS Stephens; Ms. Sylvia Gonzalez of Frisco – Civil Engineer at BGE; Dr. Mary Roby of Plano – Electrical Engineer and Fabrication Lab Manager at TI; and Dr. Lara Ashmore of Carrollton – Technology Project Manager, participated in the project for Sci-Tech entitled “Picture Yourself in STEM”.- Read More – D Magazine coverage –
June 1, 2021 – Sci-Tech Discovery Center Names Janet Madrazo Executive Director
The Sci-Tech Discovery Center announced that Janet Madrazo has been named executive director of the nonprofit whose mission is to provide dynamic learning experiences that engage and inspire learners of all ages and backgrounds to embrace discovery and innovation through the active exploration of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). – Read More –
August 27, 2020 – Grand Re-Opening September 8th and New Fall Programs
SCI-TECH’S FALL YOUR WAY!
The Sci-Tech Discovery Center extends GSK Science in the Summer program, support for students back to school with new Guided Learning Pods, new half-day Saturday STEM Academy workshops, the return of Scout Sundays for BSA, Cub and Girl Scouts, and introducing TEKS aligned Homeschool workshops. – Read More –
June 17, 2020 – Keep your kids engaged in STEM learning this summer
SCI-TECH’S SUMMER YOUR WAY!
The Sci-Tech Discovery Center Launches ‘Summer Your Way’: Parents have options for virtual or in-person, socially distant programs.- Read More –
June 4, 2020 – STEM Learning and Summer Camps
LOOKING FOR SOME SAFE SUMMER FUN?
The Sci-Tech Discovery Center offers kids summer STEM learning and camps, both on-site and virtually. – Read More –
March 27, 2020 – Science experiments at home
NEED SOME INSPIRATION FOR DIY ACTIVITIES?
The Sci-Tech Discovery Center shares fun and easy activities for the whole family. – Read More –
March 5, 2020 – Spring Break Camps
TAKING A STAYCATION FOR SPRING BREAK?
The Sci-Tech Discovery Center is hosting a spring break camp for children aged 7 to 14.The spring break camp is a preview for the summer camp’s STEM topics and experiments. – Read More –
December 23rd, 2019 – Countdown to Noon
15 PLACES TO RING IN THE NEW YEAR IN FRISCO
This family-friendly cultural and educational destination is mixing science with play again this New Year’s Eve with “Countdown to Noon.” – Read More –
July 7, 2019 – Moonaversary
SCI-TECH DISCOVERY CENTER: MOONAVERSARY
Frisco science museum to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing. – Read More –
January 2019 – Great Balls of Fire
GREAT BALLS OF FIRE AT SCI-TECH DISCOVERY CENTER
“Great Balls of Fire uses the fun of Hollywood interpretation and pop culture and brings the real science involved in space exploration to students in a real and reachable way.” – Read More –
December 4th, 2018 – Tree Lighting
SPEEDWAY CHILDREN’S CHARITIES-TEXAS DISTRIBUTES MORE THAN $250,000 TO LOCAL ORGANIZATIONS DURING HOLIDAY GRANT CEREMONY
- Sci-Tech Discovery Centers Receives $139,000 Founder’s Grant For New Mobile Workshop On Wheels
- Texas Chapter Has Now Provided $10.85 Million To Area Children’s Organizations – Read More –
December 10th, 2018 – Finisar
SCI-TECH DISCOVERY CENTER ANNOUNCES FINISAR AS PRESENTING SPONSOR OF A COMMUNITY MOBILE LASER LAB
Finisar Mobile Laser Lab to Elevate STEM Programming for Middle and High School Students in Dallas/Fort Worth and Sherman – Read More –