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

STEM Academy Career Chat – Organic Harvest

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

Oluwaseyi Olaleye, CEO and Founder of Organic Harvest Digital, will sharing about himself, moments of inspiration for why he chose mechanical engineering, and current/future work which he is working on.

Smart Sister Finance

Stem Academy Smart Sister 2

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

Did you know your credit score is the key to unlocking opportunity? In this class, we will discuss:
· How credit cards, bank accounts and all types of loans work
· Why you should establish credit
· What actions positively and negatively affect your credit score

Past Virtual Events

Smart Sister Finance

Stem Days Smart Sister 1

May 4 @ 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

Virtual Holiday Social

December 17, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm 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