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

College 101 – Melanie Griegoliet

October 26 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm CDT

Calling all high school aged young women in the Chicago, Philadelphia, DC, and Baltimore areas! Join the STEM Leadership Academy for an informational chat with Melanie Griegoliet, the Coordinator of…

Career Chat with Dr. Rita Baranwal

October 4 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm CDT

Join the STEM Leadership Academy for a Career Chat with Dr. Rita Baranwal, a top woman in nuclear who has transformed the state of US nuclear energy policy!

Past Virtual Events

Financial Goals and Budgets

June 9, 2021 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm CDT

Engineering Careers with Exelon Partners

May 19, 2021 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm CDT
Cartoon of a woman on a conference video

Professional Skills: Interviewing and Internships

May 6, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm CDT

Earth Day Career Chat

April 21, 2021 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm CDT
Cartoon of a woman on a conference video

LinkedIn Crash Course

April 7, 2021 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm CDT

Science Behind Climate Change

April 25, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm CDT

Women’s History Month STEM Career Chat

March 22, 2021 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm CDT

College 101 Workshop

March 11, 2021 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm CST

Virtual Science: Build an Energy House

March 28, 2021 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm CDT
Female student holding a homemade wiring harness

Virtual Science – Build Your Own Generator

December 11, 2020 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm EST

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