S-STEM Calendar of Activities

S-STEM Calendar of Activities


All costs for the following activities will be covered by the grant (DUE-1060089) if you are an S-STEM scholar!


  • Fall Welcome Dinner
  • Undergraduate Research Poster Session sponsored by McNair


  • Workshop: Writing Personal Statements
  • GRE Prep Seminar (Analytical Writing)
  • GRE Prep Seminar (Verbal Section)
  • GRE Prep Seminar (Math Skills I)
  • GRE Prep Seminar (Math Skills II)
  • October 6-7, Nobel Conference at Gustavus on Addiction
  • October 8-11, Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing Meeting in Phoenix
  • Dinner and STEM talk with grad


  • Head of the Lakes Job & Internship Fair, UMD Kirby Student Ballroom
  • Business Etiquette Dinner
    Sign-up with Career Services.


  • Good luck studying for finals!
  • Workshop: Applying for Summer Research Opportunities
  • Work on graduate school & summer research applications over the break.


  • Field Trip to ???? Make a suggestion!
  • Finalize summer research applications


  • Interview Skills Workshop
  •  MN Private Colleges Job & Internship Fair.
    See for more information.


  • GRE Prep Workshops
    Register with the McNair Scholars program


  • Midwest Instruction & Computing Symposium (MICS) 
    Please email Jen R. if you are planning to attend.
  • Showing of the movie Naturally Obsessed: The Making of a Scientist
  • Spring Farewell Dinner