North Central STEM Hub
In the spring of 2012, through a competitive application process, Iowa State University was designated as the North Central HUB of the Iowa Regional STEM Network. Each region is charged with leading the implementation of scale-up programs, hosting regional STEM Festivals, engaging civic organizaions, and promoting information about STEM education and the importance of STEM to ecomomic devlepment.
The Council’s initial charge was to increase student interest in STEM through the implementation of scale-up programs. The Regional Manager, with the guidance of the NC Advisory Board will also identify, grow, create and support STEM programs in collaboration with the Unviersity and various stakeholders in to serve the educators and students in the North Central Region.