BETTENDORF, IOWA (December 4, 2023) — Looking for a way to have fun and support local students?

We have numerous volunteer openings on December 9 and 10 at the Putnam Museum, as well as on December 16 and 17 at the John Deere World Headquarters.

These events will support the Quad Cities first LEGO League qualifying events.

WEST DES MOINES, IOWA (November 10, 2023) — Mediacom Communications is offering $60,000 in scholarship support for high-school seniors who plan to obtain further education. The scholarship program is in its 23rd consecutive year and Mediacom’s investment will award $1,000 World Class Scholarships to sixty high-school seniors.

BETTENDORF, IOWA (November 2, 2023) — The Quad City Engineering and Science Council (QCESC) is seeking nominations to recognize exceptional scientists, technology professionals, mathematicians, engineers, STEM educators, and volunteers in the Quad Cities Area.

RESTON, VIRGINIA (October 31, 2023) IDEMIA, the world-leading secure identity solutions-provider, in partnership with the Iowa Department of Transportation (Iowa DOT), has launched the next-generation of mobile ID.

WASHINGTON DC (October 31, 2023) — We’re coming to the final weeks for entries to the first-ever National STEM Challenge. The Challenge will gather the power of young innovators for a chance to present their projects at the National STEM Festival in Washington DC in April 2024.

DES MOINES. IOWA (October 31, 2023) — The Department of Management Division of Information Technology, formerly the Office of the Chief Information Officer, awarded $148,960,000 as part of the Empower Rural Iowa Broadband Grant program. Thirty-nine broadband provider-applications representing 47 Iowa counties received a Notice of Intent to Award (NOIA) for applications submitted under NOFA 008. 

DES MOINES, IOWA (October 26, 2023) — MidAmerican Energy recently released a news statement claiming to have served Iowans with 100% renewable energy in 2022. The news release did not mention the six coal plants that MidAmerican Energy owns in Iowa.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (September 19, 2023) — CornCon, the premier event in cybersecurity education and awareness, is back for its ninth year, promising an even more enlightening experience than ever before. From October 5-7, 2023, at the RiverCenter in Davenport, Iowa, industry leaders, educators, students, and families will converge to explore the world of cybersecurity and its critical importance in today's interconnected society.

BETTENDORF, IOWA (September 18, 2023) — A sixteen-year-old student from Bettendorf, Iowa, is currently one of thirty semi-finalists from across the globe in the annual, Breakthrough Junior Challenge competition. Himanshu Jangid, who created an original science video, is now in the running to receive $400,000 worth of prizes, including a college scholarship and a new science lab for their school. Additionally, Himanshu is the first-ever Breakthrough Jr semi-finalist from Iowa.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (September 7, 2023) — Museum of Ice Cream (MOIC), an immersive environment dedicated to fostering human connection through the shared joy of ice cream, and TapOnIt, a leading text message marketing and communications vendor, have joined together to introduce an exciting and interactive experience for ice cream enthusiasts.