STEM Opportunities


University of Maryland Baltimore County How Girls Code Summer Enrichment Academy

At the Mind, Body, & Coding camp, girls will challenge their minds through coding and robotics as well as nurture their bodies through meditation and yoga. Each day girls will enjoy block- or text-based programming classes, yoga instruction, robotics workshops, presentations from guest speakers and tours of the UMBC campus. At the end of this week-long summer coding camp, the girls will showcase their achievements. 

Scholarships available.


2019 National Math Festival

Saturday May 4, 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Explore math through performances, films, art, games, and demos. Visit

2019 STEAM Day by District Dannielle Glaros

Sunday May 5, 2019

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

College Park Aviation Museum

Explore STEM through hands-on activities.

SeaPerch Summer Camp 2019

Monday July 8 - Friday July 19, 2019

8:30 am - 3:30 pm

Students learn about robotics, engineering, science, and mathematics while building an underwater ROV (remotely operated vehicle).

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RAMS Center for Chesapeake Bay Ecosystems Education

Sunday July 14 - Friday July 19, 2019

Registration Deadline: May 15th

Explore the historical significance as well as current status of oyster populations in the Chesapeake Bay. Learn about their anatomy, how they filter the Bay, and more.

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G.E.M.S. Finishes 2017-2018 Academic Year

After-School Enrichment Program


G.E.M.S. held after-school enrichment programs at Buck Lodge Middle School and William Wirt Middle School in Prince George's County, MD.

Girls worked with University of Maryland undergraduate students on hands-on activities related to STEM.

STEM Saturday Academy


G.E.M.S. STEM Saturday Academy offered girls the opportunity to explore STEM fields. Girls built robotic arms, balloon-powered cars, and explored Maryland Day at the University of Maryland, College Park.

Cheers to G.E.M.S.!


Dr. Raluca Rosca accepts a diploma on behalf of GEMS of Prince George’s County as part of the Transforming Neighborhood Initiative (TNI) recognition event (July 15, 2016). It is great to know that the work of our mentors, school sponsors and students is recognized by Dr. Kevin M. Maxwell (CEO, PGCPS) and PG County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III.