Address: P. O. Box 1166, Bettendorf, IA 52722
email: qcesc.org@gmail.com
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The Quad City Engineering and Science Council (QCESC) is in its 55th  year of operation as a non-profit, umbrella organization representing ~20 engineering, science and technical societies in the Quad City area with approximately 3,000 associated professional members. Our Mission is “To Promote and support engineering, science, and technical professionals and associated societies in Quad City Region and To Encourage and support students to study in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) related fields”. We are actively seeking new society members as well as additional corporate sponsors and donors to help support our mission. There is no fee to join.

We annually sponsor, promote and support events such as our QCESC Annual Banquet that recognizes STEM professionals and educators as well as awards scholarships to high school seniors, Society Reception for local Technical Society members, STEM Educator Night Outs, and Golf Classic Fundraiser. We also provides organization, judges and volunteers for the local STEM* activities for area Youth including: Bridge Building Day Camp and Battle of the Bridges competition, FIRST LEGO League (FLL) Kickoff & Qualifiers, FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC) Kickoff & League Meets/Tournaments, QC Tech Challenge, Kids Engineering Camp, Trebuchet Egg Throw Contest, Cardboard Boat Race, Solar Car Workshop and more!

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Sat (28Jan17), QCESC Battle of the Bridges

2017 (Saturday) Battle of the Bridges photos...
A special THANK YOU to all of our Volunteers and of course, The Putnam Museum! We'll see you again in 2018...

10th Annual QCESC Battle of Bridges - bridge building contest hosted at the Putnam Museum in Quad Cities/Davenport, Iowa.

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Sat (28Jan17), QCESC Battle of the Bridges

2017 (Saturday) Battle of the Bridges photos...
A special THANK YOU to all of our Volunteers and of course, The Putnam Museum! We'll see you again in 2018...

10th Annual QCESC Battle of Bridges - bridge building contest hosted at the Putnam Museum in Quad Cities/Davenport, Iowa.

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Friday (28Jan17) - QCESC Battle of Bridges Contest

2017 (Friday) Battle of the Bridges photos...

10th Annual QCESC Battle of Bridges - bridge building contest hosted at the Putnam Musuem in Quad Cities/Davenport, Iowa.

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Timeline Photos

Results with 256 amazing photos now posted from Sat, 11Feb17 FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC) Eastern Iowa Super Qualifier. Good luck to the 16 teams moving on to the State of Iowa Championship. Thanks ... See more

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5 days ago
This is How You Fold a Record-Breaking Paper Airplane

http://gizmodo.com/this-is-how-you-fold-a-record-breaking-paper-airplane-1792092488

In 2012, designer John Collins constructed a paper airplane that flew an astonishing 226 feet, establishing a distance record that still stands. A new video demonstrates the steps required to fold ... See more

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NASA Selects Top 20 Space Robotics Challenge Teams

I wonder how many FIRST-Alumni are involved???

Houston TX (SPX) Feb 08, 2017 - NASA, in partnership with Space Center Houston - the official visitor center of NASA Johnson Space Center, and NineSigma, a global innovation consultant organization, ... See more

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Eastern Iowa Community College

Eastern Iowa Community Colleges offers a wide assortment of short, affordable, computer classes... many of them are just one day! Beginner to advanced, classes are great for those wanting to brush up ... See more

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EPIC :: DSCOVR

NASA Makes an EPIC Update to Website for Daily Earth Pics
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The website upgrade includes a new magnification feature where users get a zoomed-in look at an area under their cursor. Magnified areas ... See more

Daily natural color imagery of Earth from the EPIC camera onboard the DSCOVR spacecraft.

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Photos from QCESC - Quad City Engineering and Science Council's post

Results and photos now posted from the 28Jan17 FIRST Tech Challenge Robotics League Tournament held in Dewitt.

http://qcesc.org/ftc-28jan17-tournament-results/

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Photos from QCESC - Quad City Engineering and Science Council's post

Congratulations to 2017 Southeast Iowa STEM Teacher of the Year & past QCESC STEM Teacher of the Year, Greg Smith from Davenport West High School! Greg and his school each receive $1,500. Well ... See more

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