Upcoming Events and Opportunities

Mouse MicroProjects

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Microprojects are monthly, bite-sized challenges for members of our national network to get creative with free web tools and technology. Mouse MicroProjects are released throughout the school year and cover a wide range of topics, including creating your own font, animated name, avatar, and many more. Winners will receive a prize for their site and recognition on the Mouse Wire

Professional Development

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Educators at Mouse sites are invited to join us to explore the Intro to Design Mouse Create Course! The half-day PD will feature hands-on workshops led by Mouse staff, opportunities to network with other Mouse Educators, and breakfast will be served.

Friday, April 13, 2018 from 8:30am-12pm
Global Learning Collaborative, 145 West 84 Street, New York, NY 10024

Join us to explore the Design with Purpose Mouse Create Course! The half-day PD will feature hands-on workshops led by Mouse staff, opportunities to network with other Mouse Educators, and breakfast will be served.

Monday, May 21, 2018 from 9am-12:30pm
Public School 21 - The Margaret Emery Elm Park School, 168 Hooker Place, Staten Island, New York 10302

Maker Events

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Mouse Maker Night is the perfect place to explore STEM projects, make cool stuff, meet new people and more. This event is free and open to all students and all supplies are provided. Maker Nights are 4-6pm and located at our Mouse Makerspace.

Wednesday, May 16th
55 Broad Street, 16th Floor NYC

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Maker Day happens twice a year to gather students from Mouse programs and beyond to celebrate making and the spirit of Mouse. Maker Day gives you twice the time as our regular Maker Night to spend creating. This event is free and open to all middle and high school students and located at our Mouse Makerspace.

Saturday, April 21st, 12pm-4pm
55 Broad Street, 16th Floor NYC

Mouse Minnesota

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Youth are invited to explore hands-on STEM projects from our Mouse Create online learning platform. These events are free and open to all students. Contact Jonathan, Mouse Minnesota Learning Network Manager for more information.

Monday, April 23, 4pm-6pm:  Minneapolis Central Library Best Buy Teen Tech Center - 300 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN 55401
Wednesday, April 25, 3pm-5pm: Keystone Community Best Buy Teen Tech Center - 1150 Selby Ave, St Paul, MN 55104, USA
Wednesday, May 9, 4:30pm - 6:30pm: Brian Coyle Best Buy Teen Tech Center - 420 15th Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA

Diversity in Tech Awards

The DIV Awards is a celebration of those that are championing the nationwide movement to increase diversity across the technology industry.

This special night illuminates the diversity gap in tech and more importantly, its solvability for leaders in tech, government, and education.

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 6pm - 10pm
The Bowery Hotel, 335 Bowery New York NY

Emoti-Con 2018

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The 10th annual Emoti-Con NYC Youth Digital Media and Technology Challenge will be at the New York Public Library Bartos Forum on Saturday, June 16, 2018.

Emoti-Con is NYC's biggest showcase for young designers, makers, coders, artists and gamers who believe in digital innovation as a tool for positive change in the world around them. Download and print this flyer to spread the word!

Saturday, June 16th
476 5th Ave, New York, NY 10018

Mouse Design League

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Mouse Design League meets at Mouse on Tuesdays from 4:00-6:00pm. 

Please let us know if you would like to stop by to meet our elite team of tinkerers and innovators that create technology projects that address a social need. Email Janine if you would like to join us!