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  • Events Assosciate

    Founded in 1921, Society for Science & the Public (SSP) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) membership organization headquartered in Washington, D.C.  The Society’s mission is to engage the public in science.  Our vision is to promote the understanding and appreciation of science and the vital role it plays in human...

    07/17/2015 - 7:28pm
  • SSP Blog Broadcom MASTERS

    Broadcom MASTERS Nominee Attends Iron Man 3 Event

    Stephen Coyne was a 2012 Broadcom MASTERS nominee, and one of 12 finalists selected to participate in Marvel’s Iron Man 3 Inventor and Innovator Fair. Students had the opportunity to attend the Iron Man 3 premiere, meet Robert Downey, Jr., and have their projects displayed at the El Capitan Theater. Broadcom MASTERS is a national STEM...

    05/30/2013 - 5:30am
  • SSP Blog Broadcom MASTERS International

    Broadcom MASTERS International kicks off week of events

    On Sunday, the Broadcom MASTERS International delegates gathered together for the first time in Los Angeles. Delegates represent 13 countries, including Australia, Canada, China, Finland, India, Israel, Japan, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, United Kingdom, and the United States.


    05/12/2014 - 7:55pm
  • SSP Blog Broadcom MASTERS

    Free Event: Broadcom MASTERS Science and Engineering Project Showcase

    Don’t miss your chance to meet 30 of the top young scientists and engineers of the future this Saturday, October 25 at Q?rius, part of the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, in Washington, DC.

    The 30 finalists of the 2014 Broadcom MASTERS (Math, Applied Science, Technology...

    10/23/2014 - 8:00am
  • Alumni Affairs Intern

    The Society for Science & the Public Alumni internship is intended for people planning careers at educational institutions or non-profits with an interest in alumni relations, communications, fundraising and development, institutional advancement, and/or event planning. It is offered three times a year for at least a three-month stay within the following periods: spring (January to April...

    03/24/2015 - 9:31am
  • SSP Blog Intel ISEF

    Years of Planning Go Into Each Intel ISEF

    Judith Hallinen was the Chair of the Local Arrangements Committee (LAC) for the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (Intel ISEF) 2012 held this past May in Pittsburgh. The LAC is a core group of science educators and supporters of science education who assist in the organization of the Intel ISEF, including recruiting approximately 1,000 volunteer judges, 500 general...

    05/31/2012 - 11:30am
  • SSP Blog Intel ISEF

    Why Milena Acosta Volunteers at Intel ISEF

    Milena Acosta is the Co-Chair of the Los Angeles Local Arrangements Committee (LAC). The LAC helps recruit judges and volunteers for the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (Intel ISEF). Milena is particularly involved in activities related to the Education Outreach Program, where local students and teachers get a...

    03/04/2014 - 8:30am
  • Alumni Communications Associate

    Society for Science & the Public (SSP) seeks a full-time communications professional to serve as the Alumni Communications Associate. The Alumni Communications Associate reports to the Director of Communications and will work closely with the communication, alumni, and fundraising staff within the Society’s External Affairs department. S/he will work to increase involvement of the Society’...

    01/08/2015 - 2:32pm
  • Jobs and Internships

    Founded in 1921, Society for Science & the Public (SSP) is a nonprofit membership organization. Its vision is to promote the understanding and appreciation of science and the vital role it plays in human advancement: to inform, educate, and inspire.
    SSP publishes the award-winning Science News family of publications and offers outstanding education programs...
    09/23/2013 - 9:53am
  • SSP Blog Intel ISEF

    Intel ISEF 2013: Student Observer Viewpoint, Part 4

    Students from the Hudson County Science Fair in New Jersey are attending Intel ISEF 2013 as Observers with SSP Fellow, Marie Aloia. Below is their blog post about their experience on the fifth day of the event. Note: Post written by Chrystal Spencer and...

    05/22/2013 - 6:48am

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