STEM Month

Celebrate STEM Month this Spring: March 18 to April 10

You’re invited to explore Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics programs with fun and engaging events. Learn about research and internship opportunities, transfer and career options, and more.

Biology Fair | March 19, 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. | West Building, Third Floor

Learn about biology internship opportunities, the Biology club, courses, the Personal Trainer certification and scholarships, and Biology faculty members will answer your questions. Representatives from Advising, Counseling, Financial Aid and Single Stop can answer questions and talk about their student services. This event can help you make decisions about summer and fall course registration. Snacks will be provided.

Science Movies and Popcorn | 3 to 4 p.m. | West Building, Room W4-7

Join us on Tuesdays for science documentaries that explore fascinating discoveries and their significance in understanding our world.

  • March 19, DNA Episode: "The Secret Life"
  • March 26, “The Making of a Theory: Darwin, Wallace and Natural Selection"
  • April 2, “Einstein’s Quantum Riddle"
  • April 9, "Journey through the Seven Continents of Our World.”

Personal Training Proficiency Certificate Information Sessions | March 20 and April 10, 10 to 11 a.m. | West Building, Room W3-36

Learn how to create individualized exercise plans and how to interact with clients for your career, a second job or to start your own business.

Assessing Water Quality | March 20, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. | West Building, Room W4-12

Learn how water is tested for dissolved chemicals and microbes from waterways in West Philadelphia.

Poster Information Sessions – Biology 241 Students | March 20 and March 27, 12:30 to 2 p.m. | West Building, Room W4-4

Students will present on fascinating research topics, including infectious diseases, cancer, biodiversity, and Discovery Center Field Trips.

Poster Information Sessions – Biology 106 Students | March 21 and March 26, 1 to 2:30 p.m. | West Building, Room W3-4

Students will present on fascinating research topics, including infectious diseases, cancer, biodiversity, and Discovery Center Field Trips. 

Student Posters – What Have Science Students Been Studying? | April 1–12, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. | NERC, First Floor and West Building, Second, Third and Fourth Floors

Browse through many topical and research-based posters created by students.

Creating Your Path to Medical School | April 4, 4 to 5 p.m. | Pre-registration is required

Students from the Drexel University College of Medicine will discuss their path to medical school in this virtual session, and provide insight into how you can prepare for your journey to becoming a doctor.

Women in Technology | April 5, 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. | Center for Business and Industry, Room C2-28 | Pre-registration is required

Learn about professionals in a variety of careers, how they’re contributing to their fields and what career options are available to you. 

Alumni Panel Discussion | April 6, 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. | Join us on Zoom

Join our panel filled with alumni from science, technology and health care programs as they discuss their days as CCP students and their current careers.

STEM in the Community

We are excited to partner with several organizations to bring STEM learning to our CCP students. For more information, please contact Dr. Linda Powell, Joe Noyes, Beena Patel or Abeer Hudaihed