Stellar Girls After-School STEM Program: Career Presentation Opportunity


Cause Areas


It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


150 S. Wacker DriveSuite 3125Chicago, IL 60606

Stellar Girls at Wheeling High School show off their petri dishes of bacteria for the healing unit.


We are looking for professionals working in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields to help inspire girls to pursue their interest in STEM fields. Volunteers provide 10-minute presentations to the girls on their education and career paths; current jobs; and challenges and emerging opportunities in their particular STEM field. Speakers engage in Q&A with the girls, and they may also assist teachers in the facilitation of hands-on learning activities. The learning activities will be distributed, in advance, to speakers who would like to participate. We have Stellar Girl's locations in the following Chicagoland areas and neighboring suburbs: Northwest Chicago, Southwest Chicago, South Chicago, Skokie, Lincolnwood, Wheeling, Elgin, Bedford Park, Summit, Oswego, Hanover Park and Manhattan.


-Attend a 20 minute orientation session either in-person or via teleconference.

- Prepare a brief 10 minute presentation to present at the Stellar Girls School of your choice.

- Coordinate school visit with EDUCATE staff.

- Provide own transportation to and from presentation.

- Complete the online survey about your experience. This survey will be emailed to you following your presentation.


  • Chemical Engineering
  • Research
  • Mathematics
  • Environmental Science
  • Computer Science
  • STEM

Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • 90 minutes
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