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2015 NWO Annual Symposium on Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Teaching

Saturday, November 21, 2015 from
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Olscamp Hall @ Bowling Green State University



2014 Symposium Program is now available.
Click here to download!



Featuring the 2014 keynote speaker:
Kobie Boykins, NASA Engineer


A dynamic young engineer at NASA‘s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Kobie Boykins is on the front line of Mars exploration. He has overseen the designing, building and testing of mechanisms and other mechanical hardware for a wide range of robotic space vehicles. He designed the solar arrays that powered the Mars Exploration Rovers, Spirit and Opportunity, and currently supervises the mobility and remote sensing teams for the Mars Science Laboratory, better known as the Rover Curiosity. In 2013, Boykins was awarded a NASA Exceptional Achievement Medal, one of the highest honors given to NASA employees and contractors. A featured National Geographic explorer and presenter, Boykins is also a featured scientist for Dr. Robert Ballard's JASON project educating youth in STEM.

You can learn more about Kobie at 


Click here to dowload a BGSU campus map (pdf)


Persons with disabilities should contact NWO at nwo@bgsu.edu to request accommodations no later than two weeks prior to the event date. Requests received after this date will be met when possible.

CEUs (Contact Hours) are available for this event.