NELA's Inaugural Youth Summit
On October 13, 2018, NELA proudly presented its Inaugural Youth Summit at the beautiful Jessie Turner Center in Fontana, CA. The Youth Summit was a free community event for students in grades 8-12 that featured five Science in City © Learning Stations, a Poster Contest where students competed for cash prizes, a mini career day, where students had the opportunity to interact with industry professionals, and a keynote presentation by Brittney McKenzie, Ph.D. Candidate in Bioengineering at the University of California at Riverside.
Sponsors included the City of Fontana, Southern California Edison, SoCalGas, Union Bank and Cadiz Inc. At the summit, students participated in two of five current Science in City© Learning Stations, each which included hands-on learning activities and demonstrations:
Onsite Youth Summit
NELA will customize a one-day (virtual) youth summit for Saturday school programs or other special events. Call NELA at (909) 686-1631 for more information.