Student Energy Summit– November 30-December 1, 2017
Middle and high school students will explore the science of energy with a range of hands-on activities and interactions with local energy experts. Topics include energy production and consumption, recent advances in scientific knowledge, renewable and non-renewable energy sources, wise consumer choices, and careers in various energy fields.
ChemFest National Chemistry Week– October 20-21, 2017
To celebrate National Chemistry Week, the Science Center invites students to explore a future in the field of chemistry. Discover the reasons why chemistry “matters” through hands-on activities, interactive demonstrations, and exciting presentations.
SciTech Days– November 7-10, 2017
Serving 6,000+ middle and high school students and teachers annually, SciTech Days connects students to real-world scientists and engineers form more than 40 companies and universities through a wide range of hands-on experiences including exhibits, workshops, and stage shows.
This event immerses students in the geosciences! Through hands-on activity tables, students will learn about geography, meteorology, geology, and more.
Engineer the Future– February 22-24, 2018
Students explore the range of engineering opportunities by engaging in hands-on activities, interacting with engineering professionals, and watching presentations at more than 50 event tables.
Investigate science careers, experiment with roller coasters, build a bridge, explore our city and navigate the three rivers… Carnegie Science Center summer camps let your child discover science as a fun, creative way to explore the world. With Carnegie Science Center as home base, summer campers have access to hundreds of hands-on exhibits, the world-class high-definition Buhl Planetarium, a real Cold War submarine, live science demonstration shows, Highmark SportsWorks®, and dozens of science communication professionals.
In this maker camp designed especially for girls, experience 3D printing, laser cutting and etching, and vinyl cutting in a friendly and fun atmosphere! Fab Lab educators work with campers to create daily projects to take home.