STEM Stars is a science event series crafted and delivered by graduate students in ESTEME for K-8 students. We partner with elementary schools in Yolo County to host this event which involves a series of stations created around a central theme. See themes and photos from past events below.
The goals of this event series are to
1. Expose elementary school students to graduate student
scientists and entrepreneurs from diverse professional and personal backgrounds
2. Teach elementary school students to think critically in various scenarios using problem-based
3. Challenge misconceptions elementary school students might have about the
types of people who become scientists or entrepreneurs.