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What is the STEM Teen Read?. We examine science fiction books and discuss the science behind the fiction with peers and experts in related fields. S cience T echnology E ngineering M ath . Explore With Us. Expert videos Online discussions Interactive games Educator materials

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what is the stem teen read
What is the STEM Teen Read?

We examine science fiction books and discuss the science behind the fiction with peers and experts in related fields.

Science

Technology

Engineering

Math

explore with us
Explore With Us
  • Expert videos
  • Online discussions
  • Interactive games
  • Educator materials
  • Creative writing projects
goals
Goals
  • Increase educational offerings in reading, writing, and STEM literacy for teens
  • Connect teens with university and professional experts in STEM and writing fields
  • Raise awareness of and interest in STEM careers
  • Provide recognition for youth who create fiction and art rooted in STEM concepts
topics we explore
Topics We Explore
  • Blindness and Adaptive Tech
  • Cancer Research
  • Food Science
  • Geology
  • Green Energy
  • Alternative Fuels
  • Climatology
  • Computer Science
  • Marketing
  • Parasitology
  • Public Health
  • Epidemiology
  • History of Medicine
  • Biology
  • Neurology
  • Psychology
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Science Ethics
niu destinations we ve visited
NIU Destinations We’ve Visited
  • Observatory
  • Green House
  • Rare Books and Special Collections – Vintage Sci-Fi Collection
  • Psychology Lab
  • Prairie Vole Lab
  • Clinical Pathology Lab
  • Nursing Simulation Lab

Future videos and interactive sites will include virtual field trips

current books
Current Books

Kat Falls

  • Author visit (STEM Fest) & expert interviews
    • Inhuman
      • Science: Genetics, Transgenic Viruses, Futuristic Gadgets
    • Dark Life
      • Science: Oceanography, Sea Life, Underwater Farming, Global Warming, Energy, Genetic Conditioning
    • Rip Tide
      • Science: Oceanography, Aquatic Predators, Deep Sea Diving, Underwater Farming

Orson Scott Card

  • Ender’s Day at NIU
    • Ender’s Game
      • Science: Video Games, AI, Entomology, Space Travel
upcoming books
Upcoming Books

Spring: The Maze Runner by James Dashner

Summer: Robopocalypse by Daniel H. Wilson

connect with us online
Connect With Us Online

teenread.niu.edu

smartspace@niu
SmartSpace@NIU

www.niu.edu/p20/smartspace

contact us
Contact Us!

Gillian King-Cargile

STEM Teen Read Coordinator

gkingcargile@niu.edu

Mary Baker

SmartSpace Coordinator

marybaker@niu.edu