Mid-America Science Park (MASPark) has hired Linda Gilray as the park’s Training & Development Director. Gilray will lead training and workforce development programs at MASPark and assist in recruiting new employers to join the Regional Manufacturing Alliance (RMA). Gilray will manage training programs offered by MASPark in partnership with education providers such as Ivy Tech […]
Mid-America Science Park is proud to announce that Scott County’s Regional Manufacturing Alliance was the cover story in the September/October issue of Southern Indiana Business Magazine.
Eight local educators returned to school this year with new real-world experiences to share with their students after participating in a Summer Teacher Externship program organized in partnership with three area high schools and the staff at the Mid-America Science Park in Scottsburg.
More than 100 elementary and middle school Scott County students participated in a four-day robotics camp at Mid-America Science Park on July 23-26, 2019. The students worked in teams to design, build and operate VEX-IQ robots to meet this year’s challenge game, Squared Away. The week ended with a tournament for kids to showcase their robots. […]
The Mid-America Science Park is offering two CNC courses in July in milling and lathing. The courses are ideal for machinists, teachers, students, shop owners, hobbyists and others.
On Friday, May 17, Mid-America Science Park (MASPark) hosted 290 eighth graders and 26 vendors at the Eighth Grade Career Fair. Students from Scottsburg Middle School, Austin Middle School, Crothersville Middle School and Grace Christian Academy attended the event and had the opportunity to talk with local employers as well as Indiana colleges and universities. […]
The Mid-America Science Park recently partnered with Conexus Indiana to place 11 local students in summer internships at Buchanan Group, ILPEA Industries, Austin Tri-Hawk Automotive and Samtec. The internships, which focus on advanced manufacturing and logistics, are valuable to both employers and students as they learn how to effectively translate classroom instruction into practical experience. […]
Scottsburg High School sophomores Treyton Brown and Sam Everett took home the top prize at the Maverick Challenge Regional Competition on Feb. 23 in Seymour, with an idea to start a livestock feed company. The Maverick Challenge is a high school business planning competition in Southern Indiana that encourages high school students to explore innovative career […]
With a rising need for skilled manufacturing workers around the country, there’s no better time for students to consider a career in manufacturing. The team at Mid-America Science Park (MASPark), in partnership with educators and local employers, is making sure they get that opportunity. From October to December, MASPark helped organize employer tours for more […]