TACNY Summer STEM Trekker Program
When: Tuesday, July 26th, and Wednesday, July 27th, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (all participants must attend entire program)
Where: Syracuse University’s College of Engineering Link Hall
Who’s Should Attend?
Are you the parent of a student entering the 6th-9th grades in the fall? Are they involved with STEM or want to explore STEM, want to find out what it’s all about? If you answered yes to these questions, then keep reading. There is no cost to attend!
The goal of the Program is to offer a comprehensive, unique and rigorous STEM interactive educational experience that piques students’ interest in STEM that incorporates local businesses and organizations.
This year’s theme is Robotics Engineering, Design and Coding: Crossover with Industry and Education in Our Community.
Students will be led through interactive, hands-on workshops where they will build a robot. They will also tour Syracuse University’s Dynamics and Robotics Lab, and Ramboll Inc. located in Liverpool, NY.
How to Apply:
All those interested must complete the application provided here. Applications will be accepted through Saturday, April 30, 2022. Those selected to participate in the program will be notified the week of May 2 via email.
New York State (NYS) and Syracuse University protocols will be followed. This may include masking, vaccine and/or testing requirements. You can see the current NYS requirements by visiting the NYS Department of Health website. As we get closer to the STEM Trekkers program date, we will share updates on our website, our social media sites, and email all students who are registered, and all volunteers.