NFSTC to host Pier Aquarium SciCafé event
NFSTC is pleased to host this event on Tuesday, July 20, with the Pier Aquarium to enhance science discussions and general knowledge. SciCafé St. Petersburg ’10 is a free, informal quarterly discussion series presented by The Pier Aquarium, the American Chemical Society and NOVAscienceNOW (WGBH Educational Foundation).
STEM TEC students try their hands at forensic science
The National Forensic Science Technology Center (NFSTC) hosted over 90 high school students for hands-on tours of forensic science at their training facility in Largo on June 29, 2010. The students were part of the STEM TEC: Summer Career Institute, a program developed by Junior Achievement and WorkNet Pinellas that focuses on Science, Technology, Engineering and Math to train for emerging careers.
2011 OVC Sexual Assault Response Team Training announcement
Sixth National Sexual Assault Response Team (SART) Training Conference will be held May 25 – 27, 2011, in Austin, Texas. Scholarships are available. The primary focus of the 2011 SART Training Conference will once again expand the capacity of SARTs to promote health and healing of sexual assault victims, hold sex […]
NFSTC Contributions Featured in Techbeat
Several NFSTC programs are highlighted in the Spring 2010 edition of Techbeat, a special edition focusing on the forensic sciences. The publication includes articles about NamUs, DNA Clean Techniques, FIDEX, DNA.gov and more.
NFSTC’s Essentials of CSI training featured on FOX13 Tampa
Tampa Bay’s local Fox News station, FOX13, came out to NFSTC to learn more about the National Institute of Justice Essentials of Crime Scene Investigation training for law enforcement, developed and delivered by NFSTC. The piece highlights law enforcement trainees from different areas of the country, as well as the valuable skills they learn through hands-on scenario training.