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NIU Teen Café: The STEM of Sports
September 15, 2022 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm Free
|Learn how science, technology, engineering and math impacts sports today.
Hear from David Benner, an instructor in the NIU Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education, who was also a National Champion college wrestler and football player. David has been a lifelong outdoorsman, doing activities like hiking, fishing and camping. He started the NIU Archery Club in 2012 and has been the club advisor ever since. David will talk about the history of sport and the role STEM fields have played in its evolution. Teen STEM Cafés Designed for middle and high school students and their families. Engaging speakers and fun hands-on activities connecting the science, technology, engineering and math concepts to current events. Meet fellow teens who share your interest in science and technology. Enjoy free pizza provided by Hy-Vee. Teens and families welcome!|