STEM Week - Monday to Saturday, Sept. 21 to 26


We know you have a lot of choices for STEM. Explore why COD should be at the top of your list. All Events are virtual, free and open to the public. Some required advanced registration. See Event Schedule for details. 

Event Schedule

Each day during STEM Week, we will have a Social Media highlight on our Facebook and/or Instagram platforms as well as a Live Stream through YouTube. All Live Stream events take place at 7 p.m. central time and can be accessed on our Live Stream page. To receive email/text reminders about our Live Stream sessions, complete our STEM Week Live Event Updates Form.

Monday, Sept. 21

Social Media - STEM Q&A  

Live Stream - COD Cribs: STEM Edition

Tuesday, Sept. 22

Social Media - Alumni Highlight - Maggie Yancey

Live Stream - Why COD? A Faculty Panel Discussion

Wednesday, Sept. 23

Social Media - Did You Know? STEM Careers

Live Stream - Engineering Your Path: An Interview with Dr. Christopher Burke

Thursday, Sept. 24

Social Media - Alumni Highlight - Jake Slinkman

Social Media - Alumni Highlight - Daniel Fernandez

Live Stream - Funding your STEM Education

Friday, Sept. 25

Social Media - STEM Q&A Answers with Dean Jennifer Cumpston

Social Media - STEM Q&A Answers with Alumni Cierra Desmaratti 

Live Stream - no live event 

Saturday, Sept. 26

Social Media - Did You Know? Career and Technical Program Careers

Live Stream - Alan Nathan presents The Physics of Baseball (pre-registration required)

For more details about all of our events, or to pre-register for our Saturday STEM talk, please visit our Detailed Schedule.

Take Action!

Are you ready to start your STEM education at COD? Visit one of the following resources to continue your journey:


Contact Information

Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Division
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 2E06, (630) 942-3210

STEM Outreach Coordinator
Institutional Resource Center (IRC), Room 1062, (630) 942-3021

For College of DuPage Admissions inquiries, call (630) 942-2626 or email