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

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
Screenshot of a zoom conference of high school students

STEM Leadership Academy Social Event

February 26, 2021 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 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