SARSEF Awarded Bayer Fund Grant

TUCSON, Ariz. (Oct. 10, 2019) – The Bayer Fund has awarded six $10,000 grants to Tucson area organizations supporting Food & Nutrition, STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Education or Community Development. “We commend these organizations for their outreach to students,” said Matt Lingard, site lead for Bayer’s Marana Greenhouse. “These grants are a part… Read more »

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SARSEF CEO Retires: Looking at Kathleen Bethel’s Impact by the Numbers

SARSEF CEO Retires: Looking at Kathleen Bethel’s Impact by the Numbers By Betsy Bolding 95,000 students, 2,147 research projects, 664 community volunteers, double the number of girls.  Numbers can tell a powerful story and illustrate the successful ten years of Kathleen Bethel’s tenure as the first CEO of SARSEF.  From 2009, when she officially took the helm… Read more »

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ISEF 2019 Symposia Resources

Thanks for attending one of the SARSEF supported Symposia sessions at ISEF 2019. Here are a few resources that were shared in the session on Monday, May 12, 2019: “Fund the Future of Your Fair” Power Point:  Bethel:Makous 2019 ISEF Symposium (1) Here is the worksheet with grant ideas on the back:  ISEF Worksheet (1) Sample CORPORATE… Read more »

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SARSEF CEO Announces Retirement

May 4, 2019   Some things never change. But mostly, things do. It’s a scientific fact. The followers and fans of SARSEF’s 65-year history know the truth of this statement, for themselves. As scientists and engineers, it is in their nature to perform tests to measure changes in speed, strength, efficiency, and effectiveness – in… Read more »

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SARSEF Now Qualifies for Arizona Tax Credit Contributions!

We hope you will direct your Arizona Charitable Tax Credit dollars to SARSEF this year!  When you donate you receive a dollar for dollar tax credit that will benefit students throughout Arizona. Individuals can receive up to $400 and a married couple can receive up to $800 when filing their 2018 tax returns before April… Read more »

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Volunteer at SARSEF’s Arizona STEM Adventure – Nov. 16th

SARSEF’s Arizona STEM Adventure is Coming! November 16, 2018    Volunteer Now  Please use this link to sign-up to volunteer!  We appreciate your participation and look forward to working with you! On November 16, 2018, AZStemAdventure will again welcome more than 1,000 fourth- through eighth-grade students from across Southern Arizona. Exhibits and demonstrations for these children will include laboratories to… Read more »

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SARSEF’s Arizona STEM Adventure is Coming!

Join 1,000 Gr. 4-8 Students As They Discover Their Future Careers! November 16, 2018 Gr. 4-8 Teachers – apply by September 28th to make sure your students have the chance to explore their future in a STEM career. Exhibitors – we welcome your hands-on, brains-on STEM activities! Create your future workforce and the next generation… Read more »

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Schedule Your FREE, IN-School Outreach Now!

Is Your Child’s School a SARSEF School? Arizona needs critical thinkers more than ever! Last year, SARSEF provided FREE in-class instruction in critical thinking and problem-solving using science and engineering to 66,000 K-12 students. More than 1,500 teachers received free, STEM professional development. And over 2,000 parents learned how to support and encourage their children… Read more »

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2018 ACES Camp a Huge Success!

40 Middle School Girls Discover Science and Engineering – and LOVE It!   SARSEF’s ACES Camp for 40 Middle School girls proved to be the best yet. Students experienced life on a college campus while exploring STEM fields. Girls experienced being a vet tech, software programmer, chemist, physicist, engineer, environmental scientist, and so much more! … Read more »

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Every Child. Thinking Critically. Solving Problems.