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    A Message from our President, Bonnie Schmidt

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    June 05, 2020

    I want to acknowledge the profound shock and grief that has compounded an already difficult global situation. I wish it did not need to be said, but I categorically denounce racism.

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    That's a Real Job Contest Winners!

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    June 04, 2020

    This Spring we challenged Canadian kids to tell us about their ideas for the STEM jobs of the future - and they did!  They were thoughtful, innovative and creative and, most of all they focused on STEM skills.



    Congratulations to our six runners up!

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  • National Let’s Talk Science Award Finalists

    Announcing the 2020 National Let’s Talk Science Award Finalists

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    April 23, 2020

    As we continue celebrating our volunteers during National Volunteer Week, we are pleased to announce the finalists for our National Volunteer Awards! Each year, we honour the impact that Let’s Talk Science volunteers have on children, youth and their peers with these four prestigious awards.
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    Science, technology, engineering, mathematics (STEM) skills more important than ever for Canadian youth

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    April 20, 2020

    Let’s Talk Science brings STEM learning to households across Canada

    LONDON, ON (April 20, 2020) - While the current reality of COVID-19 has created unique challenges, and an increased need for engaging online learning opportunities, Let’s Talk Science remains committed to supporting Can

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    Celebrate National Volunteer Week with us!

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    April 14, 2020

    From April 19 to 25, we celebrate National Volunteer Week with organizations across Canada. What we do would not be possible without our dedicated volunteers who go above and beyond to spread their love of STEM. This year, we also celebrate the resiliency our volunteers have displayed – continuing to contribute to STEM literacy in creative ways such as online volunteering and developing new activities.
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    Let's Talk Science mourns the loss of volunteers and partners from our post-secondary sites across Canada

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    January 10, 2020

    At Let’s Talk Science, volunteers have always been at the heart of our organization. It is with heavy hearts today that we acknowledge the loss of a number of those volunteers and partners from our post-secondary sites across Canada in the plane crash in Iran earlier this week. These individuals were active members of our Let’s Talk Science outreach programs, and their loss is a loss to the entire STEM community – in Canada and around the world.
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They may seem out there, but these are real jobs! Or they will be soon…

Farming in space, custom designing human organs for transplant, or building robots that do the jobs you don’t want to do - that’s not science fiction, that’s a real job! Watch all of our “That’s a Real Job” videos on our STEM career website.

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Explore space from your living room with this collection of #STEM at Home resources from Let's Talk Science! Learn about our solar system, its planets and meteorites, as well as life of the explorers inside the International Space Station. https://t.co/6ctmtDFRu2 #STEMatHome