News & Events

Summer Opportunities Expose

Alliance students are invited to attend the Alliance-wide event which previews undergraduate research and internship opportunities for summer 2015 and offers networking opportunities with industry representatives.

Date/Time:  Tuesday, November 18, 6:00 - 8:00pm. Registration begins at 5:45

Location:  Weisman Art Museum, East Bank Campus of the University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Event location:  First floor of museum:  Dolly Fiterman Riverview Gallery 

Pursuing the Highest Degree (PhD) Workshop

Alliance students are invited to participate in our Pursuing the Highest Degrees workshop, a Saturday workshop devoted to exploring the value of earning a post-baccalaureate degree and preparation for that next phase of academic life.  

Date/Time:  Saturday, October 11, 9am to 4pm

Location:  Cargill Building Room 105 and Atrium, St. Paul Campus of the University of Minnesota

1500 Gortner Avenue, St. Paul, MN  55108


7th annual Kick-Off Celebration

Join students and faculty in the North Star STEM Alliance at our annual Kick-Off.  This social event will highlight Alliance opportunities and the importance of diverse science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) workforce.  

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

TCF Bank Stadium

2009  University Avenue, S.E. Minneapolis, MN  55455

5:30        Registration

6 - 9pm   Program

Take the Green Line to the stadium or park in the Maroon Lot behind the stadium.


New Research Internship in Environmental Sciences

The North Star STEM Alliance is offering an undergraduate research opportunity in summer 2014 in collaboration with the St. Croix Watershed Research Station.  

MHTA Spring Conference


One of the North Star STEM Alliance's community partners, the Minnesota High Tech Association (MHTA) will be holding their annual Spring Conference May 6, 2014 at the Minneapolis Convention Center (1301 2nd Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55403)