Volunteers are needed for the 6th annual Hopkins Robotics Cup. There will be two divisions, one for the VEX IQ Challenge (elem/mid school students) and the second for the VEX Robotics Competition (mid/high school students). This year’s VEX IQ Challenge is Ringmaster and the VEX Robotics Competition is In The Zone. No experience necessary! Training will be provided. Come volunteer and support STEM in Baltimore City!
Set-Up Day: Friday, January 26, 2018
Competition Day: Saturday, January 27, 2018
Location: Newton White Athletic Center at Johns Hopkins University Homewood Campus
Commitment: Choose either set-up day or competition day or both!
Contact Margaret Strong with questionsSign Up Here
Contact Suzanne Kantt at 410-516-6224 or via email.
Date: Saturday, March 3, 2018
Location: Morgan State University
Maryland Science Olympiad will be hosting the Baltimore City Regional Tournament at Morgan State University on March 4th, 2017. Middle school students from over 25 schools in Baltimore City will be competing for medals in events ranging from bottle rockets to towers and propeller planes! Volunteers are needed to help supervise events. Come check out the students’ projects and see what MSO is all about!Volunteer Here
Date: Saturday, April 14, 2018 from 8:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Location: JHU Homewood Campus
Middle and high school students from across Maryland will be competing in 25 different STEM event competitions. Come check it out or volunteer to be a part of the fun!
Visit MSO State Finals for event details.
Date: Tuesday, May 15, 2018 from 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Location: Western High/Baltimore Polytechnic Institute Campus
Come volunteer for the STEM Achievement in Baltimore Elementary Schools (SABES) STEM Showcase where students present their hands-on STEM projects.Register Here
The Annual physics fair will be held on during the JHU Spring Fair 2018 (date TBD). at the Bloomberg Center for Physics and Astronomy. For details about the event, click find out more!
This event is free and open to the public.Find Out More
Volunteers are needed for several opportunities to interact with 200 high school students participating in Engineering Innovation, a college-level introductory engineering course, at Homewood campus this summer.
Date: Wednesday, July 11, 2018, 8 AM – Noon (Tentative)
Volunteers from various STEM Industries will speak to the high school students in the Engineering Innovation Program about their field of expertise and academic and career options. Small groups of students will rotate to each volunteer’s table and the volunteers will speak to the groups for approximately 10 minutes. Set-up begins at 8AM. The session will last from 9AM to 12PM.
Date: Tuesday, June 26, 2018, through Thursday, July 16, 2018, Monday through Thursday, 3 PM – 4:30 PM (Select one day, July 4th excluded)
Faculty and graduate Students choose one day to present information about their research for 30 to 50 minutes to interested high school students. A brief question and answer period will follow. The classroom will be available until 5PM for further individual discussion with interested students.
Date: Tuesday, July 17, 2018 12:30 PM – 3 PM
Faculty and graduate Students will engage a small group of interested high school students in their research through presentation, hands-on experimentation, or analysis/evaluation.Contact
Date: October 18, 2017 (Grades 6-8)
The Ready Set Design! program provides introductory engineering experiences for middle school girls in the Baltimore area, through half-day weekend programs at the Johns Hopkins University campus.Find out more
Date: Saturday, March 17, 2018
The top sixteen individual finishers of the day then participate in the CountDown Round- two Mathletes compete head-to-head to see who can correctly answer the most number of questions the fastest. Each round consists of three questions. The first Mathlete to answer a question correctly receives one point, and the Mathlete with the most correct answers moves on to the next round. Volunteers needed to proctor and grade tests.
Date: Saturday, January 27, 2018
The Center for Educational Outreach at the Whiting School of Engineering is pleased to host The Hopkins Robotics Cup, the Championship for Baltimore City Public Schools. All City Schools VEX teams are invited to participate in this tournament. Teams will compete in either the Middle School or High School division.
Date: Annual Event
Join Johns Hopkins University’s Whiting School of Engineering in celebrating National Engineers Week by building a tower from spaghetti and marshmallows. The middle school team that builds the tallest freestanding tower wins and will be invited to recreate their winning tower at the JHU Tower of Power event
Date: Fall and spring semesters
Women in Science and Engineering provides lab experience for young women from Garrison Forest School or Western High School with faculty and grad student mentors for one semester.Fine out more
Date: Fall and spring semesters
STEM Achievement in Baltimore Elementary Schools provide in-school, out-of-school and community STEM education with 3rd – 5th graders in 9 elementary schools. JHU faculty and students invited to mentor afterschool program. Teachers can attend STEM Academy or work as afterschool instructor.Find out more
Date: starts June 25, 2018 (For most locations)
Hands-on, college level introduction to engineering for high school students. JHU faculty and grad students can work as instructors or teaching fellows, undergraduates can work as teaching assistants.Find out more