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.

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Educator of the Week

Ms. Djuna Henderson

McKinley Technology Middle School

Scholar of the Week

Michell Aranda

California State Polytechnic University, Pomona

STEM Professional of the Week 

Daniel M. Carrasco

Army Corps of Engineers

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MAES was founded in Los Angeles, CA in 1974 to increase the number of Mexican Americans and other Hispanics in the technical and scientific fields. The MAES Symposium is the premier event for MAES, bringing together hundreds of students and professionals seeking employment and advancement opportunities. It is a gateway to a network of professionals, students and recruiters from all over the United States. Great Minds in STEM™ is proud to be a participant at this year’s symposium taking place in San Diego, CA on October 15-18, 2014.

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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!

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