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Girl Scouts of Kentucky’s Wilderness Road receives nearly $50,000 to support STEM programs

Girl Scouts of Kentucky’s Wilderness Road (GSKWR) received nearly $50,000 in grant funding from Toyota, Lexmark, LGE-KU, Berea College Appalachian Fund, and United Way of the Bluegrass to provide STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) programs to 250 kindergarten through 12th grade girls in the state of Kentucky. GSKWR offers experiential STEM opportunities through badge workshops, events...

Kentucky Science Center celebrates 100,000 visitors at traveling ‘Science in Play 2 Go’ exhibit

In less than two years since launching the next-generation learning experience, Kentucky Science Center has welcomed more than 100,000 visitors to its traveling exhibit in libraries throughout the Commonwealth. Science in Play2Go (SIP2Go) brings progressive early childhood learning opportunities to communities that Kentucky Science Center cannot as easily reach including Boone, Boyle, Laurel, Logan,...