Interested in learning more about potential STEM career paths / research in college?
Pathways to STEM (P2S) is a free virtual after school program geared towards high school students interested in STEM. Students will be exploring diverse career pathways through research presentations. Northeastern faculty members will be presenting their ongoing research to participants as well as sharing their path to/through college and participants will have time to directly ask faculty questions about the presenter’s research and their field of study. Presentations will be occur via Zoom every Tuesday/Thursday from 4:00-5:00pm for 8 weeks, starting September 28/30th: students can attend as many or as few presentations as they want. Registration for this program is required -> once registered, we will follow-up with information on presenters and a link to the zoom meeting.
For an idea of what topics might be covered, you can look at some of our past presentations by faculty. Some of the confirmed presentations this year include, “The Spooky World of Quantum Mechanics”, “Engineering Polymeric Hydrogels”, “Soft Materials and Soft Machines”, and “Home Blood Pressure Monitoring.”
Tuesdays (Engineering topics): 9/28, 10/5, 10/12, 10/19, 10/26, 11/2, 11/9, 11/16
Thursdays (Science/other topics): 9/30, 10/7, 10/14, 10/21, 10/28, 11/4, 11/11, 11/18
Students must currently be in grades 9-12
To sign up, please complete this survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2021-F-PSE-SR.
Sports Business Bootcamp 2021
As a part of the Cambridge Sciences Festival Month activities, MassBioEd will be holding a series of 1-hour virtual Career Exploration events with five (5) different life sciences companies or academic institutions during the week of April 12th-16th. Each day, students will have the chance to hear from professionals working in the industry and experience a virtual lab tour or lab demonstration. Participating companies include: Northeastern University, MilliporeSigma, Valo Health, Arranta Bio, and Thermo Fisher Scientific.
You can click the link below to register for either one or more event(s) on behalf of your entire classroom. Individual high school students, educators, and parents are also welcome to register.
At Brookline Teen Center, we know the pandemic has been a strain on every teen across the world including Brookline teens. On Friday, April 9th, we have designed a virtual summit just for you! We want you to DREAM again. Join your peers for an interactive time of inspiration, discovery and reconnecting. This event is FREE and open to all high school aged teens (8th-12th grade). See more details below. RSVP
Mini Workshop I: Dream Job with Joe LaMonica, VICE Media Group
Celebrity news, world affairs, content creation that reached millions around the world. Could your love for facts, people and creativity get you paid to do what you love? Learn from someone who has a dream job!
Mini Workshop II: Dream Finances with Diana Bell of East Boston Savings Bank
Come ready to learn the fundamentals of building your dream bank account and the strategies like budgeting to realize your financial dreams.
Teen Town Hall Discussion: Day Dreaming a Post COVID World
In a moderated discussion for teens by teens, participants will openly discuss life after COVID. Teens will engage in a conversation about the issues they care about such as: civic engagement, summer plans, social connections and more! Come and be heard.
TeenLife Summer Opportunities Fair
Thursday, March 25, 2021
6:00 - 8:45 pm Eastern
Join us for TeenLife LIVE Virtual Summer Opportunities Fair! We have designed an experience similar to an in-person fair where students, parents, and educators can hear short presentations from multiple summer program representatives in a short period of time. Several sessions of six presentations will be offered.
Session 1 | 6 pm EST
When you register you will be signed up for all sessions on March 25, however, you are free to attend just the ones that interest you.