Connections Program

The STEM 101 Connections Program is a valuable asset to businesses and schools alike. By collaborating with businesses, Connections creates real-world STEM learning projects that equip K-12 students with the skills and knowledge needed to find success on the job in STEM careers.

In addition, Connections allows for creative problem-solving, experience working in teams, and introductions to company role models. Students gain valuable insight into corporate cultures, industry-specific jobs, and are inspired to pursue future educational opportunities that will shape their career paths.

Contact us today to learn about partnering with us. Investments are tax deductible.

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Mortenson

“Mortenson was very creative throughout the project in finding ways to stretch our dollars to the maximum benefit…It was clear that the Mortenson team members were always doing their best to get us the best outcome for our investment.”

Joe Dieker
Cornell College

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Racine Fire

The City of Racine Fire Department is a dedicated team of fire service professionals and we are proud to serve the citizens of Racine. Through teamwork, training, and communications we provide fire protection services, fire prevention and inspection services, basic and advanced life support services, and public education services. We

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Gateway Technical College

Advanced manufacturing technicians set up, test, and calibrate manufacturing machinery or equipment using any combination of electrical, electronic, mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic and computer technologies. They require skills in automation of manufacturing systems/mechatronics, robotics, industrial control systems, and the Internet of Things. Graduates of this program will be prepared for careers

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Marquis Companies

If you are interested in helping others, a career as a Certified Nursing Assistant might be the right path for you. While CNAs can be found in hospitals, the majority of them work in nursing and residential care facilities, where CNAs interact with patients on a regular basis. The main

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Ashley Furniture – Arcadia, WI

What was once a family company with just 35 employees in 1970 now employs more than 35,000 valued team members across the globe. Boasting more than 30 million square feet in facility space in 155 countries globally allows us to support vendors and businesses, create additional jobs and continue to infuse economies.

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Renown Health

Renown is northern Nevada’s healthcare leader and Reno’s only locally owned, not-for-profit health system. We are an entire network of Reno hospitals, urgent care centers, lab services, x-ray and imaging services, primary care doctors and dozens of medical specialties. We help you live a healthier life, and we’re the experts

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Ashley Furniture – Advance, NC

What was once a family company with just 35 employees in 1970 now employs more than 35,000 valued team members across the globe. Boasting more than 30 million square feet in facility space in 155 countries globally allows us to support vendors and businesses, create additional jobs and continue to infuse economies.

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O & H Danish Bakery

At O&H, we simply believe that in order to make great bakery, you have to do it the right way – with no shortcuts. That is why we still use traditional recipes and baking methods handed down from past generations. It is also why we still make our bakery and

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Las Vegas Metro Police Department

The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department is a proud sponsor of the Law Enforcement Explorer Program. This volunteer program gives young men and women ages 16 to 20 a unique hands-on chance to determine if they want to pursue a career in law enforcement. It also builds trust and cooperation

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Hill AFB

We only hire one type of person. The best! To be the most powerful air force on the planet takes more than the world’s most advanced aircraft and human nerves of steel. It takes excellence in every working task. As an Air Force civilian, you will only become better as

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Martin-Harris

THERE’S NO “ONE WAY” TO GET INTO CONSTRUCTION. With so many trades and career paths to choose from, it’s really about finding the right fit for your interests and lifestyle. Martin Harris Construction is committed to helping their Associates achieve their goals. Martin-Harris offers well defined career paths, education and

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Ashley Furniture – Ecru, MS

What was once a family company with just 35 employees in 1970 now employs more than 35,000 valued team members across the globe. Boasting more than 30 million square feet in facility space in 155 countries globally allows us to support vendors and businesses, create additional jobs and continue to infuse economies.

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Andis

As a family-owned business, our owners and our associates take our company’s mission, vision and values very seriously. After all, we want to make sure Andis Company is here for future generations—it’s our legacy. And we know the same is true for our customers. They are creating their own legacies,

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Bank of Nevada

While high salaries and benefits are attractive, cyber pros are more likely to be driven by love for the technology and the interesting, challenging, and meaningful work that a cyber security career provides. Growing cyber attacks, demand for safe and secure data, and other concerns mean that companies need professionals

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MATC

MATC: High-quality education, low-cost tuition, small classes.

If you’re looking for:

An exciting career using your creativity and innovation

An affordable associate degree designing, building, and maintaining the machines and products of tomorrow

A stepping stone to four-year school and beyond
Then, you belong in an MATC classroom — right next to all the

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JCI

At Johnson Controls, we transform the environments where people live, work, learn and play. From optimizing building performance to improving safety and enhancing comfort, we drive the outcomes that matter most. Dedicated to protecting the environment, we deliver our promise in industries such as healthcare, education, data centers, and manufacturing.

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Helix Electric

Employees who work for large electrical contractors like Helix Electric are offered the opportunity to attend after hours education and training. This investment made by the company promoting employee growth is what has allowed companies such as Helix Electric to remain one of the top electrical contractors in the United

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Western Veterinary Conference

Embark on an exciting career path in veterinary medicine, where you can put your knowledge and compassion into practice. Preventing disease and healing animals is at the heart of what veterinarians do. But they also do so much more. Besides medical skills, veterinarians often take a holistic approach to human

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Ariens

This simulation demonstrates the advantages of Lean Manufacturing tools and techniques over traditional production methods, by utilizing continuous improvement. The simulation consists of five different phases. By working through the five phases, participants can see the power of the tools to create a safer workplace, eliminate waste, maximize throughput, minimize

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Racine Dive Team

The Racine Dive Team responds to certain situations such as, but not limited to, emergencies, natural disasters, man made catastrophes, or acts of terrorism where personnel, specialized skill or equipment to perform functions within and outside of Racine County is desirable and necessary to preserve life and in certain cases

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Keolis

Keolis Transit of America is looking for qualified candidates to become Bus Operators in Las Vegas! Operators start at an estimated $36,000 per year with increased earning potential. By joining Keolis you become part of an organization who is at the forefront of technology and innovation.

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CTech Manufacturing

CTech Mfg. was founded in the motorsport industry over 25 years ago. The goal? To engineer and manufacture lighter, stronger, and more intuitive storage solutions. Since then, CTech has grown to become one of the most trusted innovators in the storage industry. Cutting-edge engineering and manufacturing practices help keep CTech

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Komatsu

Globally, Komatsu has more than 60,000 employees in 142 countries. In the United States we employ nearly 8,000 directly and nearly 10,000 indirectly through distribution. With service centers and manufacturing facilities across the globe, we aim to be near areas of major mining activity to support our customers directly and collaborate regularly.

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Harley-Davidson

DISCOVER As a student looking to the future, do you feel the rebel spirit? Do you believe in unity, individuality and personal freedom? We do too. Since the beginning, Harley-Davidson has proudly and authentically stood up for all of these things. And that stands true today with our mission: More than

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Now Foods

NOW’s mission is to provide value in products and services that empower people to lead healthier lives. NOW offers the most comprehensive selection in the natural food industry with more than 1,400 products. These products include dietary supplements, sports nutrition products, natural health and beauty formulas, essential oils, organic, non-GMO

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Ainsworth

Many components are involved in the development of a video game. Designers, producers and graphic artists all contribute to the final product. However, programmers and software developers turn the idea into code, which provides the game with its operating instructions. Game and software developers create the core features of a

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College of Southern Nevada

CSN’s Videography & Film Program is an excellent way to learn all aspects of filmmaking with modern equipment and award winning instructors at an affordable price. Over the last eight years we have invested nearly a million dollars in new equipment and facilities. This means students will have the necessary

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Ascension

From the moment you walk through our doors, you’ll hear the sounds of hope, health and strength, because we’re more than just hospitals, ERs and clinics. Ascension care teams start by understanding you, your health and your life to deliver care that’s right for you. The compassionate, personalized care you’ve

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Nellis AFB – Enlisted Careers

Realize your potential, find your strengths and as you can pursue up to 200 career pathway in the U.S. Air Force. The Air Force offers university, college and technical training education opportunities designed to set you up for success in life and bring out the greatest potential in every Airmen.

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