Past Youth for Astronomy and Engineering Program Events

2017 Events

Spring 2017

Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Photos Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day

Engineering Club Session Three (Field Trip)

Saturday, April 15, 2017

Photos Engineering Club Session Three (Field Trip)

Women's Science Forum and Parent Workshop

Saturday, March 11, 2017

Webcast: Hubble’s Evolving Universe by Ivelina Momcheva (STScI)

Engineering Club Session One

Saturday, February 18, 2017

Photos Engineering Club Session One

2016 Events

Fall 2016

Parent & Daughter Evening Under the Stars

Friday, November 11, 2016

Photos Parent & Daughter Evening Under the Stars

Parent & Son Evening Under the Stars

Friday, November 4, 2016

Photos Parent & Son Evening Under the Stars

Webcast: Exploring the Solar System with Hubble by Max Mutchler (STScI)

Astronomy Club Session Two

Saturday, October 29, 2016

Photos Astronomy Club Session Two

Astronomy Club Session One

Saturday, September 24, 2016

Photos Astronomy Club Session One

Summer 2016

Family Night at the Institute

Friday, July 29, 2016

Photos Family Night at the Institute

Webcast: How far away is that galaxy? How we measure distances in astronomy by Lou Strolger (STScI)

Friday, July 22, 2016

Photos Family Night at the Institute

Webcast: Transitioning Exoplanet Survey Satellite (GSFC)

Spring 2016

Engineering Club Session Three

Saturday, March 19, 2016

Field Trip - International Spy Museum

Photos Engineering Club Session Three

Women's Science Forum for Middle & High School Girls/Parent Workshop

Saturday, March 12, 2016

Photos Women's Science Forum for Middle & High School Girls/Parent Workshop

Engineering Club Sessions One and Two

Saturday, February 20, 2016

Photos Engineering Club Sessions One and Three

2015 Events

Fall 2015

Parent & Daughter Evening Under the Stars

Friday, November 20, 2015

Photos Parent & Daughter Evening Under the Stars

Webcast: When are Black holes bright? The not so dark Hearts of Galaxies by Eileen Meyer (UMBC)

Astronomy Club Session Three

Saturday, November 14, 2015

Field Trip - Maryland Science Center

Photos Astronomy Club Session Three

Parent & Son Evening Under the Stars

Friday, October 30, 2015

Photos Parent & Son Evening Under the Stars

Webcast: The Engineering behind the JWST by Joe Pollizzi(STScI)

Astronomy Club Session Two

Saturday, October 24, 2015

Photos Astronomy Club Session Two

Webcast: Science Myths by Jessica Kenney, Brandon Lawton and John Maple (STScI)

Astronomy Club Fall 2015 Session One

Saturday, September 26, 2015

Photos Astronomy Club Session One

Webcast: Hubble Discovery & Wrap-Up by Rosa Diaz(STScI)

Summer 2015

Family Night at the Institute

Friday, August 14, 2015

Photos Family Night at the Institute

Webcast: Nick Mosby (Baltimore Council), Jennifer Wiseman (NASA) Title: Our Amazing Universe!

Hubble STEMfest

Saturday, June 6, 2015

Photos Hubble STEMfest

Webcast: Hubble 2020: The Last Chapter by Lou Strolger (STScI)

Spring 2015

Women's Science Forum for High School Girls

Saturday, March 28, 2015

Photos Women's Science Forum for High School Girls

Webcast: The Magic of Tomography from Medicine to Astronomy by Mercedes Richards (Penn State University)

Engineering Club Spring 2015 Session Three - Final Session and Field Trip

Saturday, March 21, 2015

Photos Engineering Club Session Three - Final Session and Field Trip

Women's Science Forum for Middle School Girls

Saturday, March 14, 2015

Photos Women's Science Forum for Middle School Girls

Webcast: Voyages of Discovery, Hubble andits Successor, the James Web space Telescope by Rachel Osten(STScI)

Hispanic Science and Engineering Forum

Saturday, March 7, 2015

Photos Hispanic Science and Engineering Forum

Webcast: Hispanic Science and Engineering Forum by Sonia Saldana and Rosa Diaz (STScI)

Webcast: El 25 Aniversario del Hubble by Rosa Diaz (STScI)

Engineering Club Spring 2015 Session Two

Saturday, February 28, 2015

Photos Engineering Club Session Two

Webcast: Hubble Servicing Missions by Brandon Lawton and Bonnie Meinke (STScI)

Astronomy Club Spring 2015 Session Two

Saturday, February 21, 2015

Photos Astronomy Club Session Two

Webcast: Frontier Fields by Dr. Brandon Lawton (STScI)

Webcast: Science Myths Revealed Activity by Dr. Brandon Lawton (STScI)

Astronomy Club Spring 2015 Session One

Saturday, February 14, 2015

Photos Astronomy Club Session One

Webcast: Welcome and Hubble 25th Anniversary, Infrared camera demonstration with focus on Eagle Nebula by John Maple, Brandon Lawton, and Jessica Kenney (STScI)

Engineering Club Spring 2015 Session One

Saturday, January 31, 2015

Photos Engineering Club Session One

Webcast: Welcome and Hubble at 25, What is Engineering? by John Maple and Brandon Lawton (STScI)

Webcast: What is Engineering, Programming Hubble Intro by John Maple and Brandon Lawton (STScI)

2014 Events

Fall 2014

Parent & Son Evening Under the Stars

Friday, November 14, 2014

Photos Parent & Son Evening Under the Stars

Webcast: Human Curiosity by Mario Livio (STScI)

Astronomy and Engineering Clubs Field Trip to Smithsonian Air & Space Museum

Saturday, November 8, 2014

Photos Astronomy Clubs Field Trip to Smithsonian Air & Space Museum

Parent & Daughter Evening Under the Stars

Friday, October 24, 2014

Photos Parent & Daughter Evening Under the Stars

Webcast: Our Mysterious Universe by Zhuohan Liang (Loyola University)

Engineering Club Fall 2014 Session Two

Saturday, October 25, 2014

Photos Engineering Club Session Two

Webcast: Interesting Engineering Challenges with the James Webb Space Telescope by Dr. Brandon Lawton and Dr. Rachel Osten (STScI)

Astronomy Club Fall 2014 Session Two

Saturday, October 11, 2014

Photos Astronomy Club Session Two

Webcast: Science Myths (Part 1) by John Maple, Brandon Lawton, and Dan McCallister (STScI)

Webcast: Science Myths (Part 2) by John Maple, Brandon Lawton, and Dan McCallister (STScI)

Engineering Club Fall 2014 Session One

Saturday, September 27, 2014

Photos Engineering Club Session One

Webcast: What is Engineering (Part 1) by Jessica Kenney, Brandon Lawton, and Dan McCallister (STScI)

Webcast: What is Engineering (Part 2) by Jessica Kenney, Brandon Lawton, and Dan McCallister (STScI)

Astronomy Club Fall 2014 Session One

Saturday, September 20, 2014

Photos Astronomy Club Session One

Summer 2014

Family Night at the Institute

Friday, July 25, 2014

Photos Family Night July 25

Webcast: Navigating in Deep Space: Traveling Beyond Our Solar System by Dr. Darryll J. Pines (University of Maryland - School of Engineering)

Family Night at the Institute

Friday, July 18, 2014

Photos Family Night July 18

Webcast: What Galaxies Have Done For You by Molly Peeples (STScI)

YAE Summer Session

Saturday, June 28, 2014

Webcast: Hubble's Magnificent Universe by Frank Summers (STScI)

Middle School Science Educators' Workshop

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Photos Educators' Workshop

Spring 2014

Women's Science Forum for High School Girls with Parent Workshop

Saturday, May 17, 2014

Photos High School Womens' Science Forum

Webcast: Beyond Hubble: A New Era in Astronomy with NASA's James Webb Space Telescope by Tania Anderson and Amber Straughn(STScI)

Webcast: Science Talk by Bonnie Meinke(STScI)

Webcast: Career Talk by Bonnie Meinke and Jessica Kenney(STScI)

Webcast: What You Think About…You Bring About by Vickie Bowersox(STScI)

Women's Science Forum for Middle School Girls with Parent Workshop

Saturday, May 10, 2014

Photos Middle School Womens' Science Forum

Webcast: Reach for the Stars by Elena Sabbi(STScI)

Webcast: Career Talk by Jessica Kenney(STScI)

Webcast: Infrared Camera Interactive Demonstration by Jessica Kenney and Dan McCallister (STScI)

Engineering Club Spring 2014 Session Two

Saturday, March 22, 2014

Photos Engineering Club Session Two

Astronomy Club Spring 2014 Session Two

Saturday, March 8, 2014

Photos Astronomy Club Session Two

Engineering Club Spring 2014 Session One

Saturday, February 22, 2014

Photos Engineering Club Session One

Astronomy Club Spring 2014 Session One

Saturday, February 8, 2014

Photos Astronomy Club Session One

2013 Events

Fall 2013

Astronomy Club Final Session

Saturday, November 9, 2013

Space Telescope Science Institute/Maryland Science Center

Photos Astronomy Club Final Session

Parent & Son Evening Under the Stars

Friday, November 8, 2013

Space Telescope Science Institute/Morris W. Offit Telescope

Photos Parent & Son Evening Under the Stars

Webcast: Engineering the Ground System by Joe Pollizzi (STScI)

Engineering Club Final Session

Saturday, November 2, 2013

Space Telescope Science Institute/National Electronics Museum

Photos Engineering Club Final Session

Astronomy Club Session Two

Saturday, October 26, 2013

Space Telescope Science Institute

Photos Astronomy Club Fall 2013 Session Two

Parent & Daughter Evening Under the Stars

Friday, October 18, 2013

Space Telescope Science Institute/Morris W. Offit Telescope

Photos Parent & Daughter Evening Under the Stars October 2013

Astronomy Club Fall 2013 Session One

Saturday, September 21, 2013

Space Telescope Science Institute

Photos Astronomy Club Fall 2013 Session One - September 21, 2013

Engineering Club Fall 2013 Session One

Saturday, September 7, 2013

Space Telescope Science Institute

Photos Engineering Club Fall 2013 Session One - September 7, 2013

Summer 2013

Family Night at the Institute

Friday August 2, 2013

Space Telescope Science Institute/Morris W. Offit Telescope

Photos Family Night at the Institute August 2, 2013

Webcast: Powers of 10, Big Bang and Large Scale Structure up to Galaxies, Galaxy Formation Focusing on the Milky Way, Planets by David Soderblom, Lou Strolger, Susan Kassin (STScI)

Family Night at the Institute

Friday July 12, 2013

Space Telescope Science Institute

Photos Family Night at the Institute July 12, 2013

Webcast: Myths About The Moon by Derrick Pitts (The Franklin Institute (Philadelphia PA))

Middle School Educators' Workshop

Tuesday, June 25, 2013

Space Telescope Science Institute/Morris W. Offit Telescope

Photos Middle School Science Educators' Workshop June 25, 2013

Spring 2013

Astronomy and Engineering Clubs Final Spring Session

Saturday, April 13, 2013

Space Telescope Science Institute/Morris W. Offit Telescope

Photos Astronomy and Engineering Club Final Spring 2013 Session, April 13, 2013

Webcast: Astronomy Club Spring 2013 Awards

Women's Science Forum for High School Students

Saturday, March 16, 2013

Space Telescope Science Institute/Morris W. Offit Telescope

Photos 2013 Women's Science Forum for High School Students, March 16, 2013

Webcast: It Takes a Village to Run an Archive by Karen Levay(STScI)

Astronomy Club Spring Session

Saturday, March 9, 2013

Space Telescope Science Institute

Photos Astronomy Club Spring 2013 Session, March 9, 2013

Engineering Club Spring Session

Saturday, March 2, 2013

Space Telescope Science Institute

Photos Engineering Club Spring 2013 Session, March 2, 2013

Women's Science Forum for Middle School Students

Saturday, February 23, 2013

Space Telescope Science Institute

Photos 2013 Women's Science Forum for Middle School Students, February 23, 2013

Webcast: It Takes a Village to Run an Archive by Karen Levay(STScI)

Astronomy Club Spring Session

Saturday, February 9, 2013

Space Telescope Science Institute

Photos Astronomy Club Spring 2013 Session, February 9, 2013

Engineering Club Spring Session

Saturday, February 2, 2013

Space Telescope Science Institute

Photos Engineering Club Spring 2013 Session, February 2, 2013

2012 Events

Fall 2012

Astronomy Club Final Fall Session

Saturday, November 17, 2012

Space Telescope Science Institute

Photos Astronomy Club Fall Session, November 17, 2012

Parent and Son Evening Under the Stars

Friday, November 9, 2012

Space Telescope Science Institute/Morris W. Offit Telescope - JHU Bloomberg Center for Physics and Astronomy

Photos 2012 Parent and Son Evening Under the Stars, November 9, 2012

Webcast: Going Up! New Space Adventures of the 21st Century by Derrick Pitts (STScI)

Parent and Daughter Evening Under the Stars

Friday, November 2, 2012

Space Telescope Science Institute/Morris W. Offit Telescope - JHU Bloomberg Center for Physics and Astronomy

Photos 2012 Parent and Daughter Evening Under the Stars, November 2, 2012

Webcast: Star Formation: Where Observations Meet Theory by Rosa Diaz (STScI)

Astronomy Club Fall Session

Saturday, October 20, 2012

Space Telescope Science Institute, Visit to the Maryland Science Center

Photos from Astronomy Club Meeting Fall Session 2012, visit to the Maryland Science Center, October 20, 2012

Astronomy Club Fall Session

Saturday, September 15, 2012

Space Telescope Science Institute

Photos from Astronomy Club Meeting Fall Session 2012 at the Institute, September 15, 2012

Summer 2012

Family Night at the Institute

Friday, August 10th, 2012

Space Telescope Science Institute/Morris W. Offit Telescope - JHU Bloomberg Center for Physics and Astronomy

Photos from Family Night at the Institute, August 10, 2012

Family Night at the Institute

Friday, July 20th, 2012

Space Telescope Science Institute/Morris W. Offit Telescope - JHU Bloomberg Center for Physics and Astronomy

Photos from Family Night at the Institute, July 20, 2012

Webcast: New Adventures with the James Webb Space Telescope ft. Infrared Camera Demo

Spring 2012

Women's Science Forum

Saturday, March 24th 2012

Space Telescope Science Institute

Photos from 2012 Women's Science Forum March 24th, 2012

Webcast: Hot Topics and Cool Mysteries in Astronomy by Mangala Sharma (STScI)

Webcast: New Adventures with the James Webb Space Telescope (featuring the IR Camera demo) by Jessica Harris(STScI)

Astronomy Club Spring Session

Saturday, February 11, 2012

Space Telescope Science Institute

Photos from Astronomy Club Spring Session, February 11, 2012

2011 Events

Fall 2011

Parent and Son Evening Under the Stars

Friday, November 11, 2011

Space Telescope Science Institute/Morris W. Offit Telescope

Photos from Parent and Son Evening Under the Stars, November 11, 2011

Astronomy Club Final Fall Session

Saturday, November 5, 2011

Space Telescope Science Institute/Harford Community College

Photos from Astronomy Club Fall Session, November 5, 2011

Parent and Daughter Evening Under the Stars

Friday, November 4, 2011

Space Telescope Science Institute/Morris W. Offit Telescope - JHU Bloomberg Center for Physics and Astronomy

Photos from Parent and Daughter Evening Under the Stars, November 4, 2011

Webcast: The Story of Our Sun as Told By the Stars by David Soderblom (STScI)

Astronomy Club Fall Session

Saturday, October 22, 2011

Space Telescope Science Institute

Photos from Astronomy Club Fall Session, October 22, 2011

Astronomy Club Fall Session

Saturday, September 17, 2011

Space Telescope Science Institute

Photos N/A

Summer 2011

Family Night at the Institute

Thursday, August 18, 2011

Space Telescope Science Institute

Photos from Family Night, August 18, 2011

Webcast: A Brief Journey Through Astronomy by Michael Wolfe (STScI)

Western High School Site Visit

Thursday, August 11, 2011

Space Telescope Science Institute

Photos from Western High School Site Visit, August 11, 2011

Family Night at the Institute

Thursday, July 14, 2011

Space Telescope Science Institute/Morris W. Offit Telescope - JHU Bloomberg Center for Physics and Astronomy

Photos from Family Night, July 14, 2011

Webcast: Going to the Extremes: Life as We Know It by Jocelyn DiRuggiero (STScI)

Middle School Educators' Workshop

Tuesday, June 28, 2011

Space Telescope Science Institute/Morris W. Offit Telescope - JHU Bloomberg Center for Physics and Astronomy

Photos from Middle School Educators' Workshop, June 28, 2011

Spring 2011

Astronomy Club Spring Session

Saturday, May 07, 2011

Space Telescope Science Institute/Harford Community College

Photos from Astronomy Club, May 07, 2011

Take Your Child to Work Day

Thursday, April 28, 2011

Space Telescope Science Institute

Photos from Take Your Child to Work Day, April 28, 2011

Astronomy Club Spring Session

Saturday, March 19, 2011

Space Telescope Science Institute/Maryland Science Center/Morris W. Offit Telescope - JHU Bloomberg Center for Physics and Astronomy

Photos from Astronomy Club, March 19, 2011

Women's Science Forum for High School Girls

Saturday, March 05, 2011

Space Telescope Science Institute/Morris W. Offit Telescope - JHU Bloomberg Center for Physics and Astronomy

Photos from Women's Science Forum, March 05, 2011

Webcast: Making Color Images with the Hubble Space Telescope by Lisa Frattare (STScI)

Webcast: By Kathy Flanagan (STScI)

Astronomy Club Spring Session

Saturday, January 15, 2011

Space Telescope Science Institute

Photos from Astronomy Club Spring Session, January 15, 2011

2010 Events

Fall 2010

Astronomy Club Fall Session

Saturday, November 20, 2010

Space Telescope Science Institute/Maryland Science Center

Photos from Astronomy Club Fall Session, November 20, 2010

Parent and Son Evening Under the Stars

Friday, October 15, 2010

Space Telescope Science Institute/Morris W. Offit Telescope - JHU Bloomberg Center for Physics and Astronomy

Photos from Parent and Son Event, October 15, 2010

Parent and Daughter Evening Under the Stars

Friday, October 1, 2010

Space Telescope Science Institute/Morris W. Offit Telescope - JHU Bloomberg Center for Physics and Astronomy

Photos from Parent and Daughter Event, October 1, 2010

YAE Fall Session

Saturday, September 18, 2010

Space Telescope Science Institute

Webcast: What Happens When Galaxies Collide? by Brad Whitmore(STScI)

Summer 2010

Astronomy Club Summer Session

Saturday, August 21, 2010

Space Telescope Science Institute

Photos from the August 21, 2010 Event

Family Night at the Institute

Thursday, August 5, 2010

Space Telescope Science Institute

Webcast: Sheryl Bruff and "Explosive Star Formation with the New Hubble" by Brain Furgerson(STScI)

YAE Summer Session

Saturday, July 17, 2010

Space Telescope Science Institute

Webcast: Galactic Zoology - A Hands-On Demonstration of How Astronomers Study Galaxies by Marc Postman and Rachel Anderson (STScI)

Family Night at the Institute

Thursday, July 8, 2010

Space Telescope Science Institute

Photos from the July 8, 2010 Event

Family Night at the Institute

Thursday, July 8, 2010

Space Telescope Science Institute

Photos from the July 8, 2010 Event

Astronomy Club Summer Session

Saturday, June 19, 2010

Space Telescope Science Institute

Photos from the June 19, 2010 Event

Webcast: The First Steps in Making Great Discoveries in Astronomy: Preparing images for scientific by Rossy Diaz(STScI)

Astronomy Club Summer Session

Saturday, June 19, 2010

Space Telescope Science Institute

Photos from the June 19, 2010 Event

Webcast: What the different great observatories can tell us about the Butterfly Nebula and other astronomical objects by Rossy Diaz(STScI)

Spring 2010

Women's Science Forum for High School Girls

Saturday, March 6, 2010

Space Telescope Science Institute

Photos from the March 06, 2010 Event

2009 Events

Fall 2009

Parent and Son Evening Under the Stars

Friday, November 13, 2009

Space Telescope Science Institute

Photos from Parent and Son Event, November 13, 2009

Parent and Daughter Evening Under the Stars

Friday, October 16, 2009

Space Telescope Science Institute

Photos from Parent and Daughter Event, October 16, 2009

Summer 2010

Family Night at the Institute

Thursday, August 13, 2009

Space Telescope Science Institute/Morris W. Offit Telescope - JHU Bloomberg Center for Physics and Astronomy

Photos from the August 13, 2009 Event

Family Night at the Institute

Thursday, August 6, 2009

Space Telescope Science Institute/Morris W. Offit Telescope - JHU Bloomberg Center for Physics and Astronomy

Photos from the August 6, 2009 Event

Family Night at the Institute

Thursday, July 16, 2009

Space Telescope Science Institute/Morris W. Offit Telescope - JHU Bloomberg Center for Physics and Astronomy

Photos from the July 16, 2009 Event

Family Night at the Institute

Thursday, June 25, 2009

Space Telescope Science Institute/Morris W. Offit Telescope - JHU Bloomberg Center for Physics and Astronomy

Photos from the June 25, 2009 Event

Spring 2010

Emma Willard School Visit

Thursday, April 9, 2009

Space Telescope Science Institute/Morris W. Offit Telescope - JHU Bloomberg Center for Physics and Astronomy

Presentations/activities

Webcast: Closing Remarks - Emma Willard School Visit Christine Rueter (STScI)

Webcast: Career Forum - Emma Willard School Visit by Christine Rueter (STScI)

Webcast: Exploring the World of Light Interactive Activity by Frank Summers and Carolyn Slivinski (STScI) - Emma Willard School Visit

Webcast: The World According to the Hubble Space Telescope by Mario Livio (STScI) - Emma Willard School Visit

Women's Science Forum for High School Girls

Saturday, March 21, 2009

Space Telescope Science Institute/Morris W. Offit Telescope - JHU Bloomberg Center for Physics and Astronomy

Photos from the March 21, 2009 Event

Women's Science Forum for Middle School Girls

Saturday, March 7, 2009

Space Telescope Science Institute/Morris W. Offit Telescope - JHU Bloomberg Center for Physics and Astronomy

Photos from the March 7, 2009 Event

Starrytelling at the Institute

Saturday, January 24, 2009

Space Telescope Science Institute/Morris W. Offit Telescope - JHU Bloomberg Center for Physics and Astronomy

Photos from the January 24, 2009 Event

2008 Events

Parent and Daughter Evening Under the Stars

Saturday, September 20, 2008

Space Telescope Science Institute

Photos from the September 20, 2008 Event

Parent and Son Evening Under the Stars

Saturday, September 13, 2008

Space Telescope Science Institute

Photos from the September 13, 2008 Event

"Take Your Child to Work Day

Thursday, April 24, 2008

Space Telescope Science Institute/Morris W. Offit Telescope - JHU Bloomberg Center for Physics and Astronomy

Photos from the April 24, 2008 Event

2006 Events

Parent and Daughter Evening Under the Stars

Friday, November 17, 2006

Space Telescope Science Institute

Middle and high school girls and their parents participated in a night of fun, with viewing access to the evening stars through Forrest Hamilton's top-notch telescope, an in-depth interactive lecture from an Institute Astrobiologist, Dr. Margaret Turnbull, on "Possible Life In the Universe", and an inspiring career talk on various fields in astronomy from the Institute's Human Resources Branch Chief, Sheryl Bruff.

Photos from the November 17, 2006 Event

Women's Science Forum

Saturday, June 17, 2006

Space Telescope Science Institute

Middle and high school girls learned more about astronomy through a variety of hands-on projects, and were given an opportunity to do sun observations through Forrest Hamilton's top-notch telescope. Dr. Jennifer Wiseman, NASA's Operations Scientist, made the Opening Remarks, and a variety of interactive talks were given by Vera Gibbs (Technology Branch Chief), Sheryl Bruff (Human Resources Branch Chief), Gail Schaefer (Postdoctoral Fellow), and Stacy Nicholas (IT Graduate).

Photos from the June 17, 2006 Workshop