Students brought out their inner Wayne Szalinski at the 2014 Kinetic Challenge! Szalinski, of course, was the eccentric inventor from “Honey, I Shrunk the Kids” who built Rube Goldberg-inspired contraptions.
While these fifth through eighth graders weren’t creating shrink rays, they were transforming ordinary and found objects into artistic kinetic sculptures. Prizes including $500 for Best in Fair! Congratulations to our winners!
Industry faces many challenges and opportunities associated with employing the workforce of the future. The acronym that has educators, businesses and politicians abuzz, STEM is considered the cornerstone of our nation’s prosperity.
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