1-Day STEM workshops for So. Md. girls in Middle School @SMCM 21-MAY

Lexington Park, MD (4/15/2022)STEM-ING 2022, Saturday May 21st, 2022, 8:30am to 4:00pm at St. Mary’s College of Maryland.

STEM-ING 2022 will again offer Southern Maryland girls in Middle School a wide variety of hands-on and in-person workshops focused on STEM, and an opportunity to interact with women in STEM careers on May 21, 2022 at St. Mary’s College of Maryland.

STEM-ING (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics – Inspiring the Next Generation) is designed to empower girls through STEM education and inspire future careers in STEM through interactions with local, positive STEM role models. Throughout the event, students will hear from a panel of local STEM “Wonder Women” and interact with the many volunteers from local STEM organizations. Students will get to choose their activities for the day from 8 challenging STEM workshops including: Coding with Robots (Robotics), 3...2...1...Blast Off! (Rocket Science), A Plant’s Life in Action (Photosynthesis), To be or Not To Be Afraid: Radiation and more. Hands-on workshops demonstrate that STEM is applicable and part of all we do. Students will also be provided lunch, snacks, T-shirt and sponsor goodie bags with registration.

Tickets and more information about the 2022 event can be found here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2022-stem-ing-event-tickets-278407503337?aff=ebdsoporgprofile

The Patuxent Partnership and NAWCAD are working to increase STEM career awareness through practical and interactive efforts, and to build the local community’s STEM pipeline. STEM-ING is a catalyst for young girls to explore STEM education and see themselves in STEM careers, from Research Scientists to Aviator.

For more about the 2022 STEM-ING Event: https://www.stem-ing.org/