EvanSTEM is a public-private partnership project housed within District 65 with the goal of creating an Evanston ecosystem of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) educators, program providers, industry leaders and professionals to increase underrepresented student success in STEM programs, courses, and ultimately careers.
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The 8-Bit Challenge Staff
The 8-Bit Challenge is supported by staff from Evanston Public Library, Family Focus, and MetaMedia. Meet the staff both behind and in front of the webcams that made this challenge this possible. Please contact us with any questions you have about the challenge.
Young Adult Librarian
You can find Tyler in the Loft at the Evanston Public Library where he plans Anime Club, suggests amazing fantasy books to read, and programs robots. When he isn’t at the library, you will most likely find him eating pizza, figuring out how to program, or watching whatever TV show he is obsessed with.
Children’s Library Assistant
You can find Carmen in the Children’s Department at the Evanston Public Library where she plans and supports STEM programs and helps patrons find books. When she isn’t at the library, you will most likely find her listening to music, watching crime shows, or going for walks.