Fall 2021 - Check out what's available!
We have been busy making plans for fall and will keep adding to this page as new oportunities are offered. Please check back for updates!
COVID-19 Information - Please note that masks are required in all buildings on Memorial's campuses and we will be respecting public health measures. Daily screenings will be required by each individual visiting campus to ensure we keep our environments as safe (and healthy), as possible. Should the COVID-19 situation change in our region, we may see the need to modify or cancel programming.
Go ENG Girl 2021 - Saturday, November 20, 2021 (9:00am - 2:00pm)
Go ENG Girl is a fantastic opportunity for girls in grades 7-11 to take part in hands-on engineering activities and challenges as well as gain insight into the wide and wonderful world of Engineering. Created by the Ontario Network of Women in Engineering in 2002, this event has welcomed thousands of young girls to learn about engineering and what the future might hold for them. This one-day workshop will include informative sessions for students as well a series of amazing hands-on activities for the girls. Did we mention it is FREE? Spaces are limited. Some presentation content may be similar from previous years, hands-on activities will vary. This workshop is being planned for in-person delivery on campus in St. John's. We will monitor COVID-19 levels carefully and may need to adjust programming as necessary.
Registration coming soon!
Engage, Empower, Connect (E2C) - Starts November 2, 2021
This new program is designed to provide girls in grades 8 through 10 with an opportunity to explore what it means to be Cyber Smart. Participants will complete 5 modules, each with a different focus. Topics will include digital citizenship, "Netiquette", bias, fake news, privacy, encryption, cyber scams and more! This first pilot will be offered to students in grades 8-10 who identify as female and the program is FREE! Workshops are set for Tuesdays from 5:30pm - 7:00pm on November 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30 at the Engineering Building. This program will shift to a virtual format should the need arise. Spaces will be limited, registration details are coming soon!
Registration is available now!
Fall Engineering Club - Starts October 23, 2021 (FULL)
A great way to spend Saturday mornings! This FREE four week club welcomes youth in grades 7-9 to explore engineering through hands-on activities and challenges. Topics include digital literacy, robotics, coding, design challenges and more! Sessions are set for October 23, October 30, November 6 and November 13. The group will start at 9:00 am and finish at 12:00 pm on each Saturday. We are planning for these sessions to be in-person on our campus in St. John's. We will monitor the COVID-19 situation closely and may need to make necessary accomodations and adjustments.
Registration coming soon!
Afterschool STEAM - October 6th to 27th (FULL)
We are planning four fun virtual sessions for youth ages 8-11! These sessions will take place from 3:45pm - 4:45pm on the Wednesdays listed above. A device with internet connection and the ability to join live sessions will be required. Material kits are being created for this program and will be available next week. Participants will have opportunities to take part in hands-on activites that highlight a number of cool STEAM topics. This program is free but spaces are limited.
Memorial Engineering Outreach would like to acknowledge support from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada.