Northwestern SWE Summer Technology and Engineering Program (STEP)

June 14-16, 2010


This year's Summer Program will take place on June 14-16th, 2010. The Summer Technology and Engineering Program (STEP) is a 3 Day non-residential camp for girls going into 8th and 9th grades to encourage them to explore careers in the field of engineering. Participants will:

  • Work in teams to complete and present a three day design activity.
  • Participate in hand-on activities and classroom lessons
  • Learn about the different engineering disciplines and the career opportunities within each.
  • Explore laboratories at Northwestern's Technological Institute
  • Interact in small groups with Northwestern undergraduate engineering students
  • Meet other girls who are also excited about engineering!
  • To learn more about the program: Summer Program Flyer

    Application Deadline: May 31, 2010
    Download the student application here.

    For more information, please contact Summer Program Director Natalie Murray at