Fun Times at Spooky Science Trivia Night

Our annual Spooky Science Trivia Night for 2019 killed! Contestants wore themed costumes and answered 55 spooky science questions in teams of 3-6 people, enjoying brews and snacks—and of course candy—during our two-hour event. Teams chose inventive names such as the “8th Year Grad Students” and “Witches Be Crazy”. On their way to jail, a Continue reading


Mentor Girl Scouts at TechnoQuest 2019!

TechnoQuest is a STEM exploration day run by Girl Scouts North Carolina – Coastal Pines. This event is made possible by generous support from the Duke Energy Foundation. This event serves girls in 6th through 12th grades. 

You can help be a part of this great event to further the cause of women in STEM by volunteering in two ways: Speed Mentoring and Activity Facilitator


September Events

Wake Audubon Evening Meeting: URBAN WILDLIFE ENCOUNTERS Tuesday, September 10, 2019, 7:15 PM to 9:15 PM Nature Research Center at NC Museum of Science; 121 W Jones St, Raleigh, NC 27601 · Raleigh, NC Close Encounters of the Wildlife Kind: Mapping Human-Wildlife Interactions in North Carolina The NC Wildlife Resources Commission fields complaints about wildlife Continue reading


2019 Spring into STEM™ was a great day for science!

Spring Into STEM™: Today’s Students, Tomorrow’s Scientists, a science outreach event for middle school girls, took place on April 27, 2019. The event was hosted by Young Women In Bio RTP (YWIB), Graduate Women In Science – Research Triangle Chapter (GWIS – RT), and North Carolina Central University’s Biomanufacturing Research Institute and Technology Enterprise (BRITE) Center.