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. […]
With graduation just around the corner, Mid-America Science Park (MASPark) hosted more than 50 high school seniors at a Senior Employment Fair on Friday, May 10. Students had an opportunity to connect with local employers and explore potential career paths. “The employment fair specifically targeted two categories of students: those who seek employment directly after […]
Three Scott County students are making history as they delve into the future – via robotics. Lillie Broadus and Mia Voiles of Vienna Finley Elementary, and Alaina Mad Plume, who is homeschooled, are among 110 teams that will be representing Indiana on the world robotics stage this April. The fifth graders are the first from the area […]
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 […]
This free training offered by New Hope Services, Inc. is for professionals who work with families. A detailed agenda is below. The training will take place on March 1 at the Mid-America Science Park in Scottsburg. Lunch will be available for $6. Please RSVP by Feb. 28 by emailing Michelle.Korty@gmail.com.
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 […]