As we step into the promising realm of 2024, I find myself reflecting on the incredible journey we’ve shared as a community. It’s not just the start of a new year; it’s a chance for us to deepen our connections, celebrate our achievements, and pave the way for even more meaningful interactions.
In my role as the Community Engagement Manager, I am privileged to witness the vibrant tapestry of our community evolve. Our shared experiences, stories, and collaborations have been the heartbeat of Tulsa Regional STEM Alliance, and I am excited about the opportunities that lie ahead.
In 2024, let’s amplify our connections. Whether you’re a longstanding member or someone who recently joined our community, your voice matters. This year, we’ll be rolling out exciting initiatives to ensure everyone feels heard, valued, and included.
Our community thrives on collaboration, and I invite you to share your talents and feedback. Together, let’s co-create an environment where everyone has the opportunity to learn, grow, and contribute to a lasting impact. Consider the following ways you can actively shape our ecosystem:
- Share your thoughts in our partner insights survey.
- Attend and participate in our community events.
- Collaborate with fellow community members through our North & Central STEM Hubs.
- Connect with other partners for potential synergies at our STEM in Motion meetings.
- Volunteer your time and expertise at a program.
- Engage in conversations on our social media channels.
As we eagerly step into the new year, let’s celebrate the remarkable milestones achieved collectively and anticipate the boundless possibilities that lie ahead. I am genuinely thrilled about the dynamic partnerships and collaborations that have shaped our community and propelled us toward fulfilling our mission of ensuring all youth are prepared and inspired for a STEM-enabled future.
A heartfelt thank you to each and every one of our esteemed partners who have played a pivotal role in shaping the success of the Tulsa Regional STEM Alliance. Your dedication, innovation, and collaborative spirit have been the driving force behind our shared accomplishments.
As we celebrate a year of shared triumphs and strengthened bonds, take a moment to revisit the extraordinary collaborations highlighted in our newsletters and on our website. Each month, we spotlight a community partner, sharing inspiring stories of innovation and dedication that have fueled our collective success. Check out these STEM heroes from 2023:
- Abraham Kamara
- Dr. Martha Parrott
- Fab Lab Tulsa
- KOCH Engineered Solutions
- The NASA Oklahoma Space Grant Consortium’s (OKSG) STEM Engagement Center
- Outdoor Classroom
- Rebecka Peterson
- Siegfried Family
- Tulsa Engineering Foundation
Thank you for being an integral part of Tulsa Regional STEM Alliance and contributing to our ecosystem. Here’s to another year of meaningful collaborations, shared successes, and the collective spirit that defines us.
Wishing you a joyous and connected 2024!
Community Engagement Manager