Approximately 2,500 community members attended COD's fourth annual STEMCON, an all-day featuring nearly 60 booths offering activities, as well as featured speakers and demonstrations.
Approximately 2,000 community members attended the third annual STEMCON. The event featured more than 60 booths offering interactive activities designed to inform, entertain and stimulate an interest in STEM.
An estimated 2,500 community members attended the second annual STEMCON event. The event featured more than 50 booths designed to inform, entertain and stimulate an interest in STEM, including a weather balloon launch, river system development, nanotechnology, the physics of flight and robotics. Featured speakers included Dr. Eugenia Cheng, Scientist in Residence at Chicago's School of the Art Institute and author of "How to Bake Pi," stuck bomb celebrity Andre Jefferson and Fermilab's "Mr. Freeze" Jerry Zimmerman.
STEMCON Photo and Video Policy
Attendees and participants at COD STEMCON agree to allow College of DuPage and its official photographers and videographers to photograph them in the context of the conference. Footage captured by COD's official photographers may be used in future print and electronic promotional and archival materials. For questions or concerns, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
This event is funded pursuant to a grant from the Illinois Community College Board and funded partially through the Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act (Perkins V).