Originally airing Thursday, March 3, 2016
WRFA public affairs director Jason Sample talks with the organizers behind STEM Wars 2016, taking place Thursday, March 17 2016. In the studio are Justin Hanft from Dream It, Do It Chautauqua County; Jade Barber, JCC Recruitment Director; and Ted Hoca, president of the Chautauqua Technology Teachers Association.
STEM Wars is an educational and technology-based competition for middle and high school students with a focus on Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. The event also includes team building/leadership skills competitions and a business fair with local manufacturers. This year’s event will feature approximately 700 students from throughout the Chautauqua region.