Game-changing research discoveries celebrated during Ontario Research Week, March 30 - April 2

2015-27-3 | News

Ontario-based research has changed Canada and the world. Thousands of Ontario researchers are working every day to change lives, yet oftentimes their breakthroughs remain unknown

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Cody O'Brien, Let's Talk Science Outreach volunteer wins prestigious Prime Minister’s Volunteer Award

2015-19-3 | News

Memorial University student wins prestigious Prime Minister’s Volunteer Award for Let’s Talk Science outreach efforts in rural, remote communities.

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Let’s Talk Science receives boost from NSERC’s PromoScience Program

2015-18-3 | News

On Wednesday, March 18th at the Children’s Museum in London, Ontario, the Honourable Ed Holder, Minister of State (Science and Technology), announced a three-year, $102,000 investment in Let’s Talk Science to support the award-winning TomatosphereTM program. The funding comes from the federal government’s Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council’s (NSERC) PromoScience Program that invests in organizations inspiring young Canadians to study science, technology, engineering and math (STEM).

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High School Students Explore Science & Entrepreneurship Link

2015-10-3 | News

Approximately 110 students from Grades 9-12 at Dennis Franklin Cromarty High School in Thunder Bay are spending Tuesday, March 10 with Let’s Talk Science and the Canada Science and Technology Museums Corporation, practicing their inquiry and problem-solving skills, exploring self-employment career options and learning from local entrepreneurs.

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Canada Science and Technology Museums Corporation, Let’s Talk Science Launch Partnership

2015-10-3 | News

The Canada Science and Technology Museums Corporation (CSTMC) and Let’s Talk Science are partnering to help our nation’s youth strengthen their learning about science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) and prolong their studies in these fields.

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11th annual Let's Talk Science Challenge gearing up to be biggest ever

2015-4-2 | News

The Let’s Talk Science Challenge is ramping up to be our biggest event yet, with 814 teams of Grade 6, 7 and 8 students already registered across Canada! 

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Let’s Talk Science to engage northern communities this winter

2015-2-2 | News

Let's Talk Science launches exciting initiative to engage youth in STEM in five communities in Canada’s far north.

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Mid-year Outreach Conferences

2015-21-1 | News

This weekend, the first of our three regional Outreach conferences will kick-off at Dalhousie University in Halifax.

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Outreach Volunteers Visit Coaticook, Québec

2014-12-12 | News

Our Outreach volunteers from the Université de Sherbrooke have been kept busy with visits to rural schools in Québec. Volunteers Camille Bergeron and Camille Chapdelaine share their experiences.

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Celebrating International Volunteer Day

2014-5-12 | News

Happy International Volunteer Day!

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Let’s Talk Science Partners with NLTA Math Science Special Interest Council

2014-3-12 | News

The Newfoundland and Labrador Teachers Association (NLTA) Conference is taking place from December 4th to December 6th at Memorial University in St. John’s. Let’s Talk Science has partnered with the NLTA’s Math-Science Special Interest Council to present a lunch and learn for senior administrators, as well as a keynote address to educators highlighting the importance of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM).

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Our Stories: It Takes a Country to Raise a Child

2014-1-12 | News

It was 7pm on a Tuesday. Lisa checked in on her son studying and found him fast asleep with a quantum physics book laying on his chest. He had been up since 5am working on a project before school and couldn’t keep his eyes open any longer. Lisa’s son is just eight years old.

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Our Stories: The Science Lady Sparks Summer Fun

2014-1-12 | News

“Oh Mom, I don’t want to miss the space tomatoes on Friday!”

Not your average response from a seven-year-old in the middle of summer break. Yet that’s exactly what Taeyn told her mom, Keena, this past July. She and her friends at the Bkejwanong Children’s Centre were enthusiastic about the prospect of planting, caring for and observing the growth of seeds that Taeyn said “went to space and came back.”

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Public Health Outreach

2014-26-11 | News

Let's Talk Science Outreach volunteers from the University of Guelph have teamed up with Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health to bring hands-on health activities to children and youth in the region.

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Science Outreach Through the Eyes of a Volunteer

2014-18-11 | News

Our Outreach program has lasting effects. Along with the impact the volunteers have on children, youth, parents, and educators our volunteers are also gaining new experiences!

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