Science in Edmonton
For teachers, parents, students and science lovers

As an educator, I'm always on the hunt for science-related fun in and around Edmonton.  It isn't always easy to find, so I thought I'd share my discoveries.

There is a link at the bottom of this page that allows you to contact me if you have an science-related events that you think I should post or suggestions of ways to improve the content on this site.


  • Interdisciplinary Science Competition Considering a science degree? The ISC is a two-day science competition for eager and inquisitive high school students to try their hand in university-level biology, chemistry, and physics ...
    Posted Nov 15, 2015, 12:28 PM by Edm Sci
  • Joy in Nature Contest - Nov 16 Deadline Joy in Nature Learning Through Experience Trip 2015/16!Are you part of an Alberta youth group (school, youth group or club) between the ages of 13 to 19? Is ...
    Posted Nov 4, 2015, 8:27 PM by Edm Sci
  • Winter 2016 Girls Clubs Registration - Gr 3-9 With the success of the current session of Girls Clubs this fall term, we are excited to announce that registration for Winter 2016 Girls Clubs will be opening soon for ...
    Posted Nov 4, 2015, 8:06 PM by Edm Sci
  • Gene Researcher for a Week - Open to Gr 11/12 Students Please share this unique opportunity with your Grade 11 & 12 students and colleagues NOTE: We have created an English and French information handout that can be distributed electronically or printed ...
    Posted Nov 1, 2015, 4:23 PM by Edm Sci
  • The 2015 Get to Know International Unconference - Calgary - Oct 2-4 The 2015 Get to Know International Unconference will be taking place in Calgary, Alberta from October 2-4. This youth-led summit will showcase creative, digital, and innovative art projects ...
    Posted Jul 22, 2015, 9:40 AM by Edm Sci
  • 2015/16 High School Robotics Team Recruiting Students and Mentors Do you have what it takes to join Team 5064? We are recruiting students and mentors for the 2015/16 season right now. Join us for this unique and once ...
    Posted Apr 29, 2015, 9:33 PM by Edm Sci
  • FYSCI HEALTH SCIENCE CAMP - Grade 11 Students The FYSci Health Science Camp provides hands-on research experience for Grade 11 students in Alberta. It is held for one week in the summer at the University of Alberta ...
    Posted Apr 29, 2015, 9:25 PM by Edm Sci
  • Volunteer at Telus World of Science Get your Science Geek on at TELUS World of Science Edmonton! You can volunteer in the Robotics Lab! Or how does being an Assistant Observatory Attendant sound to you? If ...
    Posted Apr 29, 2015, 8:59 PM by Edm Sci
  • 2015 GoTECHgirl T-Shirt Design Contest GoTECHgirl t-shirt design contest now open for Grade 7-11 female students in CanadaThe Canadian Council of Technicians and Technologists (CCTT) has announced its GoTECHgirl contest for 2015 ...
    Posted Mar 7, 2015, 2:30 PM by Edm Sci
  • Computing Science High School Internship Program (HIP) - Apply by Apr 10 Ross & Verna Tate High School Internship Program (HIP)Do you love computing and want to learn more about it as a career? Are you an high school student in grades ...
    Posted Mar 7, 2015, 2:05 PM by Edm Sci
  • Sir Isaac Newton Exam The SIN exam is a test of high school physics and is offered by the Department of Physics at the University of Waterloo to encourage the teaching of physics. The ...
    Posted Feb 23, 2015, 8:26 PM by Edm Sci
  • Joy in Nature Contest WIN a Trip to Jasper National ParkJoy in Nature Contest: Win a Trip to Jasper!   Are you part of a group (school, youth group or club) of youth between ...
    Posted Feb 23, 2015, 7:17 PM by Edm Sci
  • Ask a Laureate Essay Contest Essay Submission Deadline: April 15, 2015General Guidelines for Sources and Evaluation CriteriaThe topics and topic-specific guidelines listed below will give contestants ideas about the type of information ...
    Posted Feb 23, 2015, 7:07 PM by Edm Sci
  • INTERNATIONAL SUMMER SCHOOL FOR YOUNG PHYSICISTS The ISSYP is an exciting and challenging two-week program for Canadian and international high school students who have a keen interest in theoretical physics and intend to pursue physics ...
    Posted Feb 3, 2015, 8:24 PM by Edm Sci
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  • Go Wild School Grants Elementary Schools: It’s time to Go Wild!You’re invited to share your best ideas for getting your school community more involved in helping nature thrive! Whether it’s ...
    Posted Nov 15, 2015, 1:51 PM by Edm Sci
  • Let's Talk Science Challenge registration Now Open! The Let's Talk Science Challenge is a team-based, competitive enrichment event that takes place each Spring at over 20 post-secondary campuses across Canada.  Registration for the Challenge ...
    Posted Nov 15, 2015, 12:51 PM by Edm Sci
  • Canadian School Garden Grant Our Canadian School Garden Grant is open until November 30th! School Gardens get kids rooted real, whole foods, and combat 6 out of 8 factors leading to childhood obesity ...
    Posted Nov 11, 2015, 2:29 PM by Edm Sci
  • Physics Teachers Workshop - December 11th 2015 Our Annual Physics Teachers Workshop will be held on December 11th 2015 at the Department of Physics, University of Alberta. This year, we have a great lineup of presentations and ...
    Posted Nov 4, 2015, 9:13 PM by Edm Sci
  • Get Outside and Play Network for Early Childhood - Edmonton The Get Outside and Play Network brings together individuals from health care, environmental education, play, sport, recreation and parks, child care, and early childhood development to ensure: All young children ...
    Posted Nov 4, 2015, 8:54 PM by Edm Sci
  • 2016 Michael Smith Challenge The 2016 Michael Smith Challenge has been scheduled for Tuesday, February 23, 2016.   Online registration will open around mid-January, 2016. You will receive another email update then to inform ...
    Posted Nov 4, 2015, 8:32 PM by Edm Sci
  • Canada's Coolest School Trip Contest The My Parks Pass program, which offers free entry to Parks Canada places for all grade 8/secondary 2 students, has launched the fifth edition of the Canada's Coolest ...
    Posted Nov 4, 2015, 8:14 PM by Edm Sci
  • Science in the Cinema - Free Movie on Nov 12     The Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry at the University of Alberta is proud to present Dallas Buyer's Club as part of Science in the Cinema. When: Thursday, November 12, 2015 ...
    Posted Nov 4, 2015, 7:54 PM by Edm Sci
  • AIHS Summer Science Teacher Workshops Applications being accepted until June 30th, 2015AIHS acknowledges and  celebrates the important role that enthusiastic and informed science teachers play in creating the bright young scientists of tomorrow.  The ...
    Posted Apr 29, 2015, 8:43 PM by Edm Sci
  • TI-Nspire Summer Workshops Taking Registration You are invited to attend a two day TI Nspire Summer Workshop at St. Peter Centre in Edmonton AB.  We will be offering a Math and a Science workshop on ...
    Posted Apr 29, 2015, 8:39 PM by Edm Sci
  • 2015 CAP Congress The Canadian Association of Physicists CAP and the Department of Physics at UofA invite you to attend the 2015 CAP Congress, June 15-19, 2015 in Edmonton.Conference registration is ...
    Posted Apr 29, 2015, 8:11 PM by Edm Sci
  • PHYSICS TALK AND PIZZA NIGHT SERIES The Alberta Section of AAPT and the Department of Physics, University of Alberta invite you to our next "Physics Talk and Pizza Night":What: "The Hidden Beauty of Bubble Chambers ...
    Posted Apr 29, 2015, 8:02 PM by Edm Sci
  • Create and Grow an Edible Schoolyard - Free Workshop Thursday, April 16, 2015 from 7-9 pm at Windsor Park School, 8720-118 St, EdmontonThe workshop will cover best practices and the steps for creating an edible schoolyard ...
    Posted Apr 14, 2015, 7:57 PM by Edm Sci
  • New Flight Opportunity for School Districts: Announcing Student Spaceflight Experiments Program (SSEP) Mission 9 to the International Space Station for 2015-16 Academic Year Student Spaceflight Experiments Program (SSEP) Mission 9 to the International Space StationOpportunity for Schools to Engage Grade 5-16 Students in the Design of Microgravity Experiments for Flight to ...
    Posted Apr 6, 2015, 3:26 PM by Edm Sci
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