STEM Discovery Day Activities

UMD's STEM Discovery Days

Discover or create! Explore online programming or projects. 

Informational STEM videos:

Hands-on STEM activities (do at your own pace):

Previous programming:

Career Panel: Saturday 3/27 10:30 am -12 pm  

  • Visit with experts from Electrical Engineering, Biology, Computer Science, Aerospace studies, Chemical Engineering, Biochemistry, the Planetarium, Mechanical Engineering and more to learn about various careers and fields of study.
  • Join us at 10:30 for a quick overview from all of our guests or join anytime for a more in depth look at fields that may interest you. Curiosity and questions welcome!

Pre-college programming:

  • Paying for College (Financial Aid, Scholarships, and Grants): Monday 3/29 @ 4-5 pm
  • Ask a College Student (Student Panel): Wednesday 3/31 @ 3-4 pm
  • Getting Advice on your Classes (Advising): Thursday 4/1 @ 4-5 pm
  • Applying to College (Admissions): Friday 4/2 @ 3-4 pm

Catapult Challenge: Monday 3/29 @ 3-4 pm

  • Showcase you catapult design or ask questions.

Ethics in Computing and Technology (Computer Science discussion): Tuesday 3/30 @ 4-5 pm

 Marble Engineering Challenge: Wednesday 3/31 @ 4-5 pm

  • Showcase your marble design or ask questions.