Title

STEMS² Symposium Opening Experience

Type

Plenary Session

Description

Join us for our in-person opening experience at Waikalua Loko Iʻa (45-231 Kulauli St, Kaneohe, HI) from 9am – 12pm as we explore this yearʻs symposium theme with Herb Lee and The Pacific American Foundation. Engage in place-based learning with an opportunity to give back to the host organization by helping with a project that helps to sustain their mission. Be in community, and share a meal as we hear stories from STEMS² alumni that connects their work to and builds bridges between indigenous wisdom and 21st century STEM technologies. 

Registration is still open for this event, complete the Symposium Registration Form to RSVP today! Participants who RSVP’ed by June 5th will receive a free lunch from our partners at Waihole Poi Factory. Late registrants are welcome to attend yet may not receive lunch.

Schedule

9:00am Protocols & Tour

Join us as Herb Lee and The Pacific American Foundation share their story on how they are putting the 7th generation philosophy to practice.

10:00am Service Learning

Engage in place-based learning with an opportunity to give back to the host organization by helping with a project that helps to sustain their mission. Be in community with the STEMS² network while getting to know and experience Waikalua Loko Iʻa. 

11:00am Storytelling & Lunch

Share a meal together as we hear stories from STEMS² alumni that connects their work to and builds bridges between indigenous wisdom and 21st century STEM technologies. 

Date

June 28th, 2022, 9:00am–12:00pm HST

Location: Wakalua Loko Iʻa