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26 upcoming industry chats!

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The Bureau of Engraving Printing is the United States' exclusive printer of U.S. paper currency.  In honor of Engineering Week, BEP Quality Engineer Mr. Ron Tobb will present some pretty cool facts and video on the different machines and tools...

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ENGINEERS WEEK: The Secret Ingredient to Making Money

02/23/2018 11:00 AM Eastern Time

By Lisa Lynam , Bureau of Engraving and Printing

Grade K To 5,Grade 6 To 8

Description

Explain what is Civil Engineering and its role in the shaping of our life system. Examples of Civil Engineerings feats around the world.

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ENGINEERS WEEK: What is Civil Engineering - Engineering the World

02/23/2018 12:30 PM Eastern Time

By Jose Calisto da Silva , STV Incorporated

Grade 7,Grade 8,Grade 9,Grade 10,Grade 11,Grade 12

Description

Your smart devices are a lot smarter than you realize. An overview of all the work that goes into making them what they are, is what we will discuss in this session.

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ENGINEERS WEEK: Engineers at Intel

02/23/2018 1:00 PM Eastern Time

By Karuna Ramkumar , Intel Corporation

Grade 6 To 8,Grade 9 To 12

Description

this session will go over some basic business items as well as a little bit deeper look into what a business system is and how to creat one. 

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General Business and Business Systems

02/27/2018 2:00 PM Eastern Time

By Brandon Hotopp , Waste connections

Grade 9 To 12

Description

This session will be an hour-long session divided into 2 parts. The first 30 minutes will be a breakdown of the process and opportunity of becoming an entrepreneur in the digital age and the second thirty minutes will be a practical Q&A session...

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Entrepreneurship in the Digital Age

02/28/2018 11:00 AM Eastern Time

By Dan Willis , Millennial Motivator

Grade 9 To 12

Description

South Central Louisiana known as Acadiana is an area that residents have strong family roots. With this in mind, students often want to go into a career that allows them to remain close to their family. As students make decisions about their...

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South Louisiana's Industries and Careers

03/01/2018 11:20 AM Eastern Time

By Ryan LaGrange , Lafayette Economic Development Authority - LEDA

Grade 8,Grade 9,Grade 10,Grade 11,Grade 12

Description

Learn the tasks and positions available in a manufacturing company's Marketing department.

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Marketing in Manufacturing - What Does That Mean?

03/02/2018 11:00 AM Eastern Time

By Mary Andrews , Alamo Group (TX)

Grade 9 To 12

Description

Angie Diefenbach, Geologist, USGS Volcano Disaster Assistance ProgramDuring an eruption, it is very important to measure changes at the volcano. We need to know how much lava is coming out, how fast lava domes are growing, and where lava might go...

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Volcano Explorers 1 of 3: How can we measure a mountain?

03/06/2018 1:00 PM Eastern Time

By Angie Diefenbach , U.S. Geological Survey

Grade 4,Grade 5,Grade 6,Grade 7,Grade 8

Description

Humans will probably be walking on the surface of Mars by the mid-2030s.  As students today, you will see - and may be able to participate in - some of the most extraordinary events in human history.  You will see whether humans can live on...

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When will Humans Walk on the Surface of Mars?

03/07/2018 12:30 PM Eastern Time

By Chris Carberry , Explore Mars, Inc.

Grade 6 To 8,Grade 9 To 12,Out Of School Youth,Adult Education

Description

Learn what causes the fear of public speaking and ways to overcome it. The class gives practical tools and techniques for the student to immediately put into practice. It dismisses the idea that only some people are capable of addressing an audience...

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How to Overcome the Fear of Public Speaking

03/07/2018 12:45 PM Eastern Time

By Paula Burton , The Burton Group

Grade 9 To 12,Grade Teacher Professional Development,Adult Education

Description

Want to go to Mars to explore? Well you can start preparing for your red planet adventure by learning about simulated Mars missions that happen right here on Earth! I just came back from a two-week Mars simulation at the Mars Desert Research Station...

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My Visit to "Mars"

03/09/2018 11:30 AM Eastern Time

By Ryan Kobrick

Grade 6 To 8,Grade 3,Grade 4,Grade 5,Grade 9,Grade 10

Description

Heather Wright, Geologist, USGS Volcano Disaster Assistance ProgramVolcanoes can erupt with devastating consequences.  Explosive eruptions can blast rock fragments into the air with tremendous force.  Thick lava can build domes that may...

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Volcano Explorers 2 of 3: Eruption forecasting- Scientific teamwork makes the best interpretation possible

03/13/2018 1:00 PM Eastern Time

By Heather Wright , U.S. Geological Survey

Grade 4,Grade 5,Grade 6,Grade 7,Grade 8

Description

Mindful Meditation to Boosts Creativity and InnovationMindfulness has been used by companies from the Walt Disney Corporation to General Mills and Google to improve focus and boost creativity of its employees. We invite you to an Introductory session...

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Using Mindfulness to stay calm and focused during exam time

03/13/2018 2:00 PM Eastern Time

By Vivek Kashyap , AT&T Inc.

Grade 9 To 12

Description

As the demands increase and technology advances companies that want to stay competitive and reduce costs while providing the very best products to their end users are always open and ready to incorporate new ways to make the supply chain process as...

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CAJON VALLEY WOW WEEK: Warehousing - Its Role in the Supply Chain

03/14/2018 12:30 PM Eastern Time

By Ed Hidalgo

Grade K To 5,Grade 6 To 8

Description

What does it take to be successful in the world of international business? In this session, we will hear from a seasoned international business woman, Jacque Vilet, who will share her insights and advice on the industry with students who wish to...

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Going Global: Are You Ready For It?

03/14/2018 5:00 PM Eastern Time

By World Affairs Council Dfw , World Affairs Council of DFW

Grade 6 To 8,Grade 9 To 12

Description

Every day the Cajon Valley Union School District Transportation Team ensures safe travel for thousands of students across the district. There are many employees who are dedicated to ensure that students arrive safely to and from school, from the...

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CAJON VALLEY WOW WEEK: School Bus Inspections

03/15/2018 11:00 AM Eastern Time

By Ed Hidalgo

Grade 6 To 8

Description

Jennifer Tate, Registered Dietitian and School Nutrition Specialist, will give an inside look into the kitchen and process by which nutritional meals and designed and prepared for Cajon Valley students! Come see the Cajon Valley District Office...

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CAJON VALLEY WOW WEEK: Child Nutrition Services - Feeding Tummies & Fueling Minds

03/16/2018 12:30 PM Eastern Time

By Ed Hidalgo

Grade K To 5

Description

Out of all the careers available, entrepreneurship may be the least understood and the least explored, yet in America, there are 28 million small businesses, of which 22 million are 1-person self-employed ventures. Obviously, there is a need to teach...

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Entrepreneurship As a Career

03/16/2018 1:00 PM Eastern Time

By Christen M Dunn , Entrepreneurship Academy

Grade 6 To 8,Grade 9 To 12

Description

Take a tour of the IT Department and meet the employees who keep your Chromebooks happy and what keeps them busy each and every day.

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CAJON VALLEY WOW WEEK: Cajon Valley IT Services - Visit The Chromebook Lab

03/16/2018 2:00 PM Eastern Time

By Ed Hidalgo

Grade K To 5,Grade 6 To 8

Description

Richard (Dick) Iverson, Research Hydrologist, USGS?Cascades Volcano ObservatoryDebris flows are churning, water-saturated masses of rock, soil and organic matter that rush down mountain slopes. Once a debris flows reaches flatter terrain, it spreads...

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Volcano Explorers 3 of 3: What can we learn from rivers of mud?

03/20/2018 1:00 PM Eastern Time

By Richard Iverson , U.S. Geological Survey

Grade 4,Grade 5,Grade 6,Grade 7,Grade 8

Description

Have you ever looked at a river and wondered what's being carried down stream? Water of course...and so much more. Rivers are boundless. They are connected to the land, atmosphere, the groundwater, and the ocean. River waters are transporting...

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Baylor Aquatic Science Series - Meet Aquatic Scientist Dr. Bill Hockaday

03/20/2018 2:00 PM Eastern Time

By William Hockaday

Grade 3,Grade 4,Grade 5

Description

This class will provided viewers with a virtual tour of the Great Plains Black History Museum.  The Great Plains Black History Museum’s mission is, “To preserve, celebrate and educate all people of the contributions and...

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Great Plains Black History Museum Virtual Tour

03/21/2018 12:30 PM Eastern Time

By Eric Ewing

History and Art

Grade K To 5,Grade 6 To 8,Grade 9 To 12

Description

I have written three successful novels, two about motorcycles and one a fantasy/satire about Magic in Washington DC. Two were given Special Reviews by Publishers Weekly and one was listed as one of the 15 Best Indie novels of 2015. My next novel will...

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Becoming an Author or an Editor

03/26/2018 2:00 PM Eastern Time

By Terry Irving , Rock Creek Consulting LLC

Grade 6 To 8,Grade 9 To 12,Grade Post Secondary

Description

This session will describe what geologists and hydrogeologists do in their jobs. We will explore the water cycle with a focus on groundwater, identifying a variety of natural sources of water (such as streams, lakes, oceans, and groundwater), and...

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Baylor Aquatic Science Series - Meet Aquatic Scientist Ms. Stephanie Wong

04/18/2018 2:00 PM Eastern Time

By Stephanie Wong

Grade K,Grade 1,Grade 2

Description

Fifty Years Ago. That might as well be the Middle Ages or Ancient Rome as far as today's students are concerned but there are many whose lives were irrevocably changed by the decade that the United States fought in the Vietnam War.  I...

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Learning about the Vietnam War

04/23/2018 2:00 PM Eastern Time

By Terry Irving , Rock Creek Consulting LLC

Grade 9 To 12,Grade Post Secondary,Grade Teacher Professional Development,Adult Education

Description

This chat will expose students to the concept of thermal stratification of lakes. Water density varies with temperature, with colder liquid water having greater density than warmer water. As a result, many lakes in nature experience thermal...

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Baylor Aquatic Science Series: Meet Aquatic Scientist Thad Scott

05/09/2018 2:00 PM Eastern Time

By Thad Scott

Grade 6,Grade 7,Grade 8