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Minds in Motion

 What is Minds in Motion?

Minds in Motion is a non-profit organization co-hosted by the University of Calgary Faculty of Kinesiology, Active Living and Schulich School of Engineering. Minds in Motion began in 1998 and is a member organization of Actua. Actua provides training, resources and support to its national network of members located at universities and colleges across Canada in the delivery of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education outreach programming. Each year, these members engage over 225,000 youth in 500 communities nationwide. Please visit Actua at www.actua.ca.

Minds in Motion is a unique program initiative dedicated to encouraging youth to explore science, engineering, and technology through hands-on, inquiry based projects. Minds in Motion's mission is to inspire all youth to achieve their full potential and fulfill their critical role in the world through life-changing science, engineering and technology experiences.

Minds in Motion continues its part in developing the academic skills and social conscience of youth in the Calgary area by offering high quality interactive classroom workshops, summer day camps, science clubs and various community events.

Biology Fun!

 

Launching Science and Imagination

Since its launch in 1998, Minds in Motion has fostered leadership, knowledge, partnership, and volunteerism through summer camps, classroom workshops, science clubs, and community events. We are very pleased to have affected the lives of over 75,000 youth in our community!

Each year, our creative instructors invent an exciting variety of new experiments and projects about engineering, biology, agriculture, computers, chemistry, physics, astronomy, and environmental sciences. Our instructors work hard to develop high quality projects and it shows!

Minds in Motion is a proud member of Actua. Actua provides training, resources and support to its national network of members located at universities and colleges across Canada in the delivery of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education outreach programming. Each year, these members engage over 225,000 youth in 500 communities nationwide. Please visit Actua at www.actua.ca.

Nurturing Inspiration for Tomorrow’s Innovation

Minds in Motion’s mandate is to reach as many youth as possible regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, or socioeconomic status. As Canadians, we are committed to providing an opportunity for children to enrich their experience and knowledge in science, engineering, and technology.

Physics Lab Fun!