STEM Savvy: May 13

STEM Savvy at La Roche College – Register Early!

Supported by AAUW North Hills Pittsburgh Branch  

When: May 13 from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Where:
La Roche College, Zappala College Center

Cost: $5 per person includes light breakfast, lunch and a T-shirt for the students 

STEM Savvy is for students currently in seventh through 12th grade and a parent/guardian.

Space is limited. Registration is required by May 4.

If you have questions regarding the event, please contact Freshman Admissions at 412-536-1272 or admissions@laroche.edu

Registration Now Open 

STEM Savvy is a science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) program combining workshops and hands-on learning. “Savvy” means there also will be a great opportunity to develop interest, excitement and self-confidence in exploring careers in the STEM leaders of tomorrow. 

A special session for parents and families will show how to help and prepare their students for their paths to college and career.  

Program for Students

TimeActivity
8:30 – 9:00Check-in and Light Breakfast
9:00 – 9:20Welcome/Program Introduction
Students will attend Workshop 1 & 2; their schedule will indicate the sequence
9:30-10:30
      or
10:30 – 11:30
Workshop 1 – Programming with OZOBOT
9:30-10:30
      or
10:30 – 11:30
Workshop 2 – Explorations in Chemistry
11:30 – 12:15Lunch (students and adults)
Student and Adult pre-register for their top two: 
12:30 – 1:15
      or
1:15 – 2:00 
Explore Careers in STEM and How to Get There Workshops - Science
12:30 – 1:15
      or
1:15 – 2:00 
Explore Careers in STEM and How to Get There Workshops - Technology
12:30 – 1:15
      or
1:15 – 2:00 
Explore Careers in STEM and How to Get There Workshops – Math
2:00 – 2:30Closing Ceremony (students & adults)

Program for Adults 

TimeActivity
8:30 – 9:00Check-in and Light Breakfast
9:00 – 9:20Welcome/Program Introduction
9:30 – 10:15Career Day
10:15 – 11:00Tour La Roche Campus
11:00 – 11:30To-Do List 7-12 Grade
11:30 – 12:15Lunch (students and adults)
Student and Adult pre-register for their top two: 
12:30 – 1:15
      or
1:15 – 2:00 
Explore Careers in STEM and How to Get There Workshops - Science
12:30 – 1:15
      or
1:15 – 2:00 
Explore Careers in STEM and How to Get There Workshops - Technology
12:30 – 1:15
      or
1:15 – 2:00 
Explore Careers in STEM and How to Get There Workshops – Math
2:00 – 2:30Closing Ceremony (students & adults)