Virtual STEM Events

STEM Academy events, unless otherwise noted are open to high school aged girls from the following locations:

  • Northern Illinois
  • Washington D.C.
  • Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Carroll, Harford, Howard, Montgomery, and Prince George's counties and Baltimore City, Maryland
  • Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Lancaster, Montgomery, Philadelphia, and York counties, Pennsylvania

Upcoming Virtual Events

Smart Sister Finance

STEM Academy Smart Sister 3 Investing

September 14 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm CDT

In this class, we will learn:
Savings goals and the magic of compound interest
Types of investment accounts and how to access them
The differences between stocks, bonds and mutual funds
Books, apps and websites that can help you learn more about smart investing

Past Virtual Events

Smart Sister Finance

Stem Days Smart Sister 1

May 4 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm CDT
Smart Sister Finance

Stem Academy Smart Sister 2

June 29 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm CDT

STEM Climate Justice Workshop

April 21 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm CDT

Stem Academy Earth Day Hands-On Event

April 2 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am CDT

Career Chat on the Grid

March 2 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm CST

Virtual Visit to Fermilab

March 17 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm CDT

Exploring Nuclear Energy with Hands-On Activities

February 26 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am CST

Career Chat with Dr. Rita Baranwal

February 16 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm CST

Museum of Science and Industry

January 19 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm CST

Professional Skills: Resume Workshop

January 29 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am CST

Past STEM Days

Chicago

Chicago In-Person Social at Brookfield Zoo

October 17, 2021 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm CDT
Chicago Cultural Center Interior Stairs

Dinner and Discussion: Confronting Climate Change

November 5, 2019 @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm EST
STEM Day at Lincoln Park ZooLights

STEM Day at Lincoln Park ZooLights

December 8, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm CST

Philadelphia

Young women conducting a science experiment with electricity

STEM @ The Franklin Institute

January 11, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm EST
Comcast Technology Center building in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

STEM Day @ Comcast Technology Center

February 20, 2020 @ 3:30 pm - 6:30 pm EST

Washington DC & Maryland

Zoolight at Smithsonian National Zoo

Zoolight at Smithsonian National Zoo

December 20, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm EST
Pacific Jelly Fish

STEM Day @ the National Aquarium

February 1, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm EST