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.
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 […]
The FAFSA application deadline for Indiana state grant programs is April 15. Get free help filing at College Goal Sunday, February 24 at 2 p.m., at the Mid-America Science Park in Scottsburg. Here’s a list of what you need to bring. The Mid-America Science Park is located at 821 S. Lake Road South, Scottsburg, IN […]
Ivy Tech will be holding an Open House at Mid-America Science Park on Dec. 4 from 9 am-12 pm and 4-7 pm. Learn about programs, degrees and certifications offered in Scottsburg and Sellersburg. Apply for admissions, meet with Ivy Tech representatives, learn about programs and discuss financial aid options. Enjoy refreshments & freebies, too! For […]
Vincennes University Business & Industry, in partnership with the Mid-America Science Park and Scott County Economic Development Corporation’s Regional Manufacturing Alliance (RMA), awarded Basic Leadership and Manufacturing Quality training certificates to 56 students on October 24. The trainees are employees of Scott County manufacturers: American Plastics Molding Corporation, Austin Tri-Hawk Automotive, ILPEA Industries, Samtec, and […]
Today, the Office of Community and Rural Affairs joined officials from the Scott County Economic Development Corporation and the City of Scottsburg to announce the designation of the Smith Farm – South Main Industrial Park, as Indiana Site Certified Prime. “We recognize a lot of dedication and collaboration is utilized in order to earn a site certified designation, […]