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Interested in volunteering in STEM Outreach? The Center for Educational Outreach has an e-mail list you can join to learn about volunteering opportunities on campus and around Baltimore.

To be added to this e-mail list, e-mail us at STEMoutreach@jhu.edu with the heading Add Me to the Volunteer E-Mail List.

Become a SABES Mentor

Date: fall & spring semesters

SABES (STEM Achievement in Baltimore Elementary Schools) is looking for Mentors to work in our afterschool program. Mentors will assist in the classroom as students complete engaging STEM projects. Our afterschool program provides students with opportunities to grow their knowledge and curiosity, and lead inquiry-based projects related to their community’s needs.
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Date: fall semester, spring semester, or summer

Women* in Science and Engineering provides lab experience for high school students from Garrison Forest School and Baltimore City Public Schools with faculty and grad student mentors for one semester or over the summer. Interested faculty and graduate students should email STEMOutreach@jhu.edu to request more information.

*Baltimore City high school students are eligible to apply regardless of gender identity

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Barclay Science & Engineering Expo

Date: spring

The Barclay Science and Engineering Expo is an annual event celebrating student involvement and family engagement in STEM content. Hosted in partnership with the Barclay Family and Community Engagement team, the Expo features a PK-8 student showcase, a variety of hands-on activity stations, plus a family engineering “Egg Drop” challenge! Volunteer recruitment starts in the early spring semester.

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SABES Showcase

Date: spring

STEM Achievement in Baltimore Elementary Schools (SABES) hosts its annual STEM Showcase in spring. Participating K-5th grade students show off their STEM knowledge and student-driven projects. We seek volunteers to run interactive demonstration tables, set up, break down, and more. No STEM experience needed to participate. Volunteer recruitment starts in the early spring semester.

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Engineering Innovation

Date: summer

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.

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