Guest Author: Roy Smolens, writer, AZ SciTech Festival
It’s time to unleash your creative STEM passions! Come on out to the ASU West campus and join the celebration of sciences, engineering, humanities and the arts with the ASU volunteers and Arizona families on Saturday, April 5, 2014 from 11:00am – 2:00pm. Open Door @ ASU West is yet another part of the engaging participation by ASU and another Signature Event of the AZ SciTech Festival.
Open Door @ ASU West offers yet another peek inside the creative windows of ASU. See for yourself and experience the infectious energy that powers a world-class university. This event offers teachers, kids, parents and life-long learners a multitude of events and activities, from math and the natural sciences, to arts, humanities and from computing, cultural studies to behavioral sciences and even the statewide Rubik's cube competition.
Open Door @ ASU West is a collaboration of ASU's New College of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences and supported by partners Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College and the W.P. Carey School of Business. If you missed this event last year, do not miss this opportunity to go behind the scenes and discover everything that ASU West has to offer.
Come and unleash your creative STEM passions! Events range from the Sonia Kovalevsky High School Mathematics Day (a surefire opportunity to engage young girls in a day of networking, mentoring, and fun science), the Cyber Security Challenge (test your cyber security skills by detecting and analyzing cyber-attacks, patching network vulnerabilities from virus/worm packets) or you could create your own comic book or graphic novel. If you missed this event last year, do not miss it this year. This “best of the West” event has it all – and more!