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Schedule of Events

July

  • July 7- 10
    Summer STEM Kick-Off
    11:00 am - 1:00 pm
    UMBC Breezeway
  • July 9
    Summer Horizons - SOLD OUT
    9:30 am - 11:30 am
    Sports Zone, The Commons 2nd Floor
  • July 15
    Study Group Workshop
    - RSVP
    12:00 - 12:45 pm
    University Center 115
  • July 16
    Study Group Workshop - RSVP
    12:00 - 12:45 pm
    University Center 115
  • July 16
    Presenting Your Research: Scientific Poster Workshop - RSVP
    4:00 - 5:00 pm
    University Center 115

August

  • Aug. 6
    SURF

    8:30 am - 12:30 pm
    University Center, 3rd Floor
  • Aug. 6
    Preparing for Undergraduate Research - RSVP
    10:30 am - 12:30 pm
    University Center, 3rd Floor

Events

A great resource for finding events hosted by Summer STEM at UMBC and other campus events

 

Summer STEM Events

Summer STEM Kick-Off

Experience Summer STEM with experiments and demonstrations.
Learn about Summer STEM events. Win Summer STEM prizes. Meet Summer STEM Students & Staff.

    Session II:
  • July 7 - 10, 11 am - 1 pm, UMBC Breezeway

Study Group Workshops

Coordinated study groups can help you stay on top of coursework during the fast-paced summer session. Join a study group and experience the value of cooperative learning. Learn how to work together with other motivated students to increase your understanding and improve your grades. 

This 45 minute workshop prepares students to form or join study groups and provides information on academic support resources available in summer session.

    Session II:
  • Tuesday, July 15, 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm, University Center 115
  • Wednesday, July 16, 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm, University Center 115
  • RSVP for Session II Workshops

Presenting Your Research: Scientific Poster Workshop

Wednesday, July 16
4:00 pm
Location: University Center 115

This workshop targets students conducting research over the summer. It gives an overview of this important form of scientific communication and provides the basics of designing, formatting and presenting a scientific poster.

RSVP

17th Annual Summer Undergraduate Research Fest (SURF)

Wednesday, August 6, 2014
University Center, 3rd Floor

More details are posted on the SURF website

Preparing for Undergraduate Research

Wednesday, August 6, 2014
University Center, 3rd Floor
10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Talk with students at the Summer Undergraduate Research Fest to see the types of research projects you can do. Following the poster presentation a panel discussion will take place to address how you can become involved in research next summer.

RSVP

 

Other Campus Events

July 2014 Summer Horizons: Apply to Graduate School!
Special Speaker: UMBC's President, Dr. Freeman Hrabowski

Wednesday, July 9, 2014
9:30 am - 11:30 am (Registration and Seating will begin at 9:00)
Sports Zone, The Commons 2nd Floor, UMBC (University of Maryland, Baltimore County)

UMBC will host the annual Summer Horizons program for undergraduate students and others who are interested in learning more about graduate school admission, particularly in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) fields. The 2-hour workshop will feature sessions on the application timeline, GRE, Statement of Purpose, Recommendation Letters, and other topics related to preparing for graduate school. There will be a panel hosted by current graduate students, and the keynote speaker will be the President of UMBC, Dr. Freeman A. Hrabowski, III. Summer Horizons is co-sponsored by PROMISE AGEP and the Meyerhoff Graduate Biomedical Fellows Program.

Space is limited, but we want to accommodate all interested students.  All interested persons are encouraged to register directly online. SOLD OUT!

(seb) Student Activities Board

Student Activities Board hosts socials, crafts and fieldtrips throughout the summer.
Check out their schedule of events