STEM Maryland Fall 2020

STEM Initiatives

  • STEM VIRTUAL through the month of OCTOBER!  The 2020 Maryland STEM Festival is proud to announce their annual statewide celebration of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics will begin Friday, Oct. 2 and run
    through Sunday, Nov. 1. The Festival will highlight Manufacturing and Design and feature nearly 200 virtual events at

    The Festival’s Opening coincides with Manufacturing Day. Senator Christopher Van Hollen will keynote the Opening Ceremony on Oct. 2 at 7:00 pm, and Mike Galiazo, President, Regional Manufacturing
    Institute of Maryland will also speak. All Festival events will be conducted on either Zoom or Facebook and encourage direct interaction with the host.
    A compete list of events is available on the above website.

    Festival events include:

    • STEM Comedy Show Saturday, Oct. 3 at 7:00 pm and Saturday, Oct. 10 @ 7:00 pm: Kasha Patel, Comedian and NASA Digital Storyteller takes us though a humorous night about our relationships with Robots.
    • STEM College Careers (Bilingual), Tuesday, Oct. 6 at 6:00 pm and STEM Post High School Careers (Bilingual) Thursday, Oct. 15 at 6:00pm: Spanish/English discussion on careers in STEM, Manufacturing and more to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month.
    • Rocket to Venus Thursday, Oct. 8 at 7:00 pm. Learn about a Baltimore man who tried to launch a rocket to Venus in the 1920’s and the effort to find the actual rocket.
    • STEM of Many Colors, Wednesday, Oct. 28 at 7:00 pm: A diverse panel of professionals will discuss why STEM is key to economic success.
    • Middle School Girl STEM Empowerment Program Wednesday, Oct. 7 at 7:00 pm: A contingent of STEM Women discuss their careers and encourage Middle Schools to follow a STEM path.
    • iMaryland Manufacturers against COVID 19 Wednesday, Oct. 27 at 7:00 pm: Hear stories highlighting ways Maryland manufacturing stakeholders are working to provide products, services or resources for healthcare workers, hospitals, manufacturing facilities and others in the fight against COVID-19.
    • Virtual STEM Parade, Sunday, Nov 1 at 11:00 am: Show your love of STEM with a 10-second video and email it to event organizers; watch the parade on their Facebook page.
    Events are open to the public, free of charge, family oriented, and FUN!