‘Science and Us’ Conference for Grades 9-12 at BU, June 9

Science and Us is a free, one-day conference for high-school students to learn about STEM and explore how complex concepts can be explained in exciting, understandable ways. It will be held on June 9, 9:30AM-4:30PM, at Boston University’s Metcalf Science Center (590 Commonwealth Ave.). Register here. The conference is being organized by Boston-area high-school students to help high school students understand “multi-disciplinary, emerging careers in communication and … create their own work that explains technical concepts in clear, exciting ways.” It will feature presentations, panel discussions, and hands-on workshops led by scientists, journalists, and other creators. If you’d like to be one of the speakers, panelists, or workshop presenters, see this information on the schedule and objectives of the conference and email contact@scienceandus.org. To become a sponsor of the conference, see this information and email contact@scienceandus.org.