Northeastern Illinois University together with Columbia College Chicago, would like to extend to you a formal invitation to be part of  our fifth annual STEAM Conference May 2, 2015, held at Northeastern Illinois University located on 5500 N. St. Louis Ave., Chicago, IL 60625 at 10:00am.

The STEAM conference provides youth and their families with a non-risk environment explore activities fostering  Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts/Architecture/Agriculture, and Mathematics (STEAM), as well as introduce them to careers related to STEAM. Through student-led, project-based, and career-oriented workshops, the STEAM conference gives the opportunity for participants to increase their motivation to pursue careers in STEM.

To register for the event visit

STEAM conference flyer 2015











Destination Chicago Recap

Scientists for Tomorrow (SfT) would like to thank everyone who participated at the Destination Chicago Festival. More than 400 people came to the festival held at the DePaul Center. There were raffles, art activities and workshops provided by informal science education venues. The Scientists for Tomorrow, 3,2,1 Go!!!  Balloon Powered Kart  workshop had more than 40 participants per session. SfT also gave the parents and teens the option of soldering and making name plates out of copper.

Thank you to SfT’s community partners who came to the event. It was great to see many of the coordinators and families from Richard Edwards Elementary,  Rosario Castellanos Elementary, Maria Saucedo Scholastic Academy, Mount Vernon Elementary School and John C. Burroughs Elementary School participate at Destination Chicago. We hope to see many of you participate in future events.