Immersive Education: Prairie STEM Unveils Africa in 3D and the Futuristic World of Drone Soccer at Afrofest on September 2nd, 2023

Education through Entertainment: Afrofest doesn’t just offer entertainment; it provides a platform for learning and cultural enrichment. The event combines the latest in virtual reality technology and innovative sports to engage, educate, and inspire attendees of all ages. It promotes a greater understanding of Africa’s diverse cultures, encourages curiosity about technology, and fosters a spirit […]

Kiddovation Retro Fun at Nelnet Financial Services Family Day 8-10-2023

On August 10, Prairie STEM brought STEM to Lincoln to the first annual Kiddovation Retro Family Day. Robots, Oculus and STEM Kits, it was a great day. Thank you, Nelnet. Bingo, our robot dog kicked off the fun. Ice Breaker and Team building Fun in 3D with Prairie STEM’s Oculus Quest 2 goggles. Testing their […]

Dive into the World of Education and Innovation at Mandela Fest!

Today is a day of celebration, learning, and innovation! Join us at Mandela Fest in the beautiful Miller Park, where we have an array of exciting experiences waiting for you. Whether you’re eager to explore virtual reality, dive into educational apps, or interact with amazing robots, we have something special in store for all ages. […]

A Blast at Saint Cecilia’s STEAM Day on January 31, 2023

We had a blast at the STEAM Day at Saint Cecilia. Students played operation with our homemade Operation Ollie boards, drove robots, learned origami, and learned about conductivity using LED’s, salt, glue, and batteries. Students even got to meet our robot dog Bingo, who amazed us all with his tricks! We do STEAM nights for […]

Lots of Fun was had at Saint Cecilia STEAM Night on November 15th, 2022

Saint Cecilia’s STEAM Night was a success! Students had loads of fun exploring VR, flying drones, driving a robot, or making a movie using our green screen. Students could also learn about electromagnetism and test their strength with a real life Thor’s Hammer! Our robot dog, Bingo, also made an appearance and walked through the […]

Turkey Dinner and Robots at Trades ‘n Turkey on 11-12-2022

What goes best with turkey? Mashed potatoes and green beans? How about robots and VR? It may be unconventional but it was a winning combination at Trades and Turkey! After a turkey dinner, attendees got to drive our STEMBots and Kamigami robots, try out some VR, and more, as they won prizes and browsed a […]

Prairie STEM Travels to Schuyler Central High School for their Tech/Career Fair 2022

On Monday, October 17, Prairie STEM brought tech fun to Schuyler Central High School for their Technology/Career Fair 2022. In one classroom, students learned about esports (organized, competitive video game playing) and the value and skills playing on an esports team gives. Esports is the world’s fastest growing sport now, for participants as well as […]