STEM Resources &

Mail Lists

The Roanoke Blacksburg Technology Council and its volunteers maintain two email lists for STEM-related activities. There is also a STEM-related calendar coordinated through Next Three Days and the RBTC.

STEM Events Announcements

For announcements of upcoming STEM-related events. This is a moderated, read-only list.

STEM Discussion Resource for the New River Valley and Roanoke Valley

This is an open discussion of all things STEM, STEAM, STEM-H etcetera. This is to foster a free exchange of ideas, organizational help, and resource coordination. STEM educators, experts and leaders from all over the SW VA region lurk on here.. and if we can't directly answer your question, then we can at least connect you with the people who can.

FIRST Inspires

Check out the resources of this worldwide STEM organization. This is a great place to find all level of FIRST teams and tournaments in the US and 109 other countries.

FIRST Chesapeake

Covering Maryland, DC and Virginia, this non-profit focuses it support and tournament scheduling on FTC (6-12th grade) and FRC (9-12th grade) teams.


Operated out of James Madison University, all 3 levels of FLL teams are helped and provided with tournament and expo events.