Science Salon is a forum for professional scientists in Minnesota to stay current on groundbreaking research and emerging technologies, engage in cross-disciplinary social interactions and networking, and participate in philanthropic activities. The meeting format will vary and include: speakers, networking, science cafe, science quiz bowl and other activities. Our 2013-2014 schedule and venues will be announced soon.
Annual Meeting/Winchell Undergraduate Research Symposium
The Annual Meeting/Winchell Undergraduate Research Symposium provides the opportunity for individuals involved in science to meet their colleagues in colleges, industry, and government and to hear or present the results of research with a regional emphasis. The event also allows a forum for undergraduate students to present their research to a broad audience. The meeting location is rotated throughout the state of Minnesota. The date and venue for 2014 will be posted when available.
State Science & Engineering Fair
The State Science & Engineering Fair is an annual event that showcases Minnesota's best and brightest students in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering & Math. It is the culmination of Regional Minnesota Fairs occurring throughout the state. Middle School Students may participate with a project, a research paper or both. High School Students may participate with a project. High School Students wishing to present a research paper compete in the Junior Science & Humanities Symposium. Dates for 2014 will be posted when available.
Journal of Student Research
The new Minnesota Academy of Science Journal of Student Research accepts submissions from any K-12 student. Manuscripts submitted for consideration must not have been previously published or available in any public format or under consideration for publication elsewhere. There are no page charges, reviewer fees, or administrative fees for publication. Articles will not be subject to word count limits. Manuscripts will be reviewed by up to three reviewers prior to acceptance, and will follow a review process consistent with peer - review publication, utilizing the Uniform Requirements for Manuscripts Submitted to Biomedical Journals developed by the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors. Submission deadlines coming soon.