Welcome to Great Minds in STEM

Great Minds in STEM is proud to celebrate 26 years of keeping America technologically strong through the delivery of national STEM awareness programs for students, parents and teachers in underserved communities; providing opportunities for the academic and career development of underrepresented students and professionals in STEM; and honoring our nation’s top technically-talented Hispanic engineers and scientists.


Welcome to Great Minds in STEM

Educator of the Week

Beatrice Arvie

Scotlandville Magnet High School

Scholar of the Week

Alex Avendano

Iowa State University

STEM Professional of the Week 

Victoria Flores

Lockheed Martin Corporation


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Technolagy 2014



The New Orleans Science & Technology Show, "Technolagy," now in its 2nd year, is owned and produced by LEDA Educational Foundation. With the purpose of promoting growth and workforce placement in the Louisiana science and technology industry, the goal of the event is to create a collaborative environment where various groups of STEM professionals can learn and share latest works, innovative ideas, and business opportunities. The festival will take place on August 28th at Xavier University in New Orleans, LA.

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Through its various program options, Viva Technology™ has been implemented in 18 states & the District of Columbia, reaching over 100,000 students, teachers & parents!