STEM-RI Events

We have a number of events that may be of interest to STEM students. Please bookmark this page to keep posted on the latest happenings. If you are interested in adding your event to the calendar, please send an email to

Connecting Students and Professionals of Color 2024

April 11, 10am - 2pm in Adanti Student Center Ballroom

A STEM-inspired community event for students and industry professionals. Click here for event details.

BioPath Jackson Labs Bioscience Career Forum

September 20, 9:30am - 12:30pm at 101 College Street, New Haven, CT

Southern Connecticut State University, The Connecticut State Colleges and Universities, and the Jackson Laboratory invite you to the event, Bioscience Careers Forum CONNECTICUT Shaping the Future of Healthcare: The Role of Innovation in Rapid Technology Development.

  • Get perspectives from industry leaders.
  • Learn about exciting career and educational opportunities in bioscience, technology, and related business ventures.
  • Develop tools for landing a job, and networking skills for professional development.

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Undergraduate Research and Creativity Conference

Undergraduates at any level who have been working on a project over the past year are encouraged to present either a short talk, roundtable discussion, or a poster describing their work. Creative works including art installations, theatrical performances, and music, will also be presented. The day will celebrate the many kinds of research and creative activity that our undergraduates have done this year!

Graduate Research and Creativity Conference

This conference was created to highlight graduate student research, help students gain professional development experience, and to form an interdisciplinary community among SCSU graduate students and faculty. The presentations highlighted in this conference demonstrate the diverse scope of subjects engaged by students from many disciplines.

Summer Industry Experience for Educators

This June, Connecticut educators have an opportunity to

  1. Tour Leading Companies in Manufacturing, Life Science, and Sustainability
  2. See first-hand how your students will use the knowledge you (their educator) impart in their future career
  3. Learn about resources and supports available to enhance teaching and learning

Dates: weeks of June 17th and 24th

For 2024, educators will be visiting 3 distinct companies in Manufacturing, Life Science, and Sustainability, in addition to guest speakers as well as food and refreshments. Educators who complete this series will receive a stipend of $225. Limited to 20 educators; priority given to those who can attend all 3 days.

Write to Peter Dimoulas, Grant Program Administrator, for more information

OR Click here for more information


  • Connecting Students and Professionals of Color

    • Thursday, March 23, 2023 |12:30 pm - 2:30 pm l ASC Ballroom 
    • Increase awareness, diversity, and inclusivity in the STEM & Bioscience Industry
  • Faculty Research Tapas  
    • Tuesday, March 28, 2023|4:30 pm - 7:30 l ASC Ballroom  
    • Showcasing research and scholarship 
  • The Bioscience Careers Forum
    • Friday, April 14, 2023 |12:00 pm - 5:00 pm l The Jackson Laboratory 
    • Learn about career and educational opportunities in bioscience, technology, and related business ventures
  • Undergrad Research Conference  
    • Saturday, April 29, 2023 |9:00 am - 3:00 pm l ASC  
    • Undergraduates present a short talk, roundtable discussion, or poster of their work 
  • Graduate Research Conference 
    • Monday, May 1, 2023 |5:30 pm - 8:00 pm l ASC 
    • A celebration of scholarship and creativity in all forms, as well as a showcase for the leading minds of today's graduate community
  • Bioscience Careers Forum 
    • Friday, April 8, 2022 | 9:00 am - 3:00 pm 
    • Virtual event to connect with industry companies to learn more about how you can be involved in New Haven's bioscience industry
  • Undergraduate Student Research & Creativity Conference 
    • Saturday, April 30, 2022 | 9:00 am -1:00 pm
    • Register to attend or submit your abstracts now
  • Graduate Student Research & Creative Activity 
    • Monday, May 2, 2022 | 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    • Register to attend or submit your abstracts now
  • Connecting Students and Professionals of Color 
    • Wednesday, May 4, 2022 | 9:00 am -1:00 pm
    • Actively participate in panels and open discussion about how to succeed in the STEM & Bioscience industry. 
  • Coffee Break Series Guest Speaker: Katelyn Grey of Drew Marine
    • February 24, 2022 | 12-1 pm
    • Join Katelyn, an SCSU alumni, as she speaks about her work as VP of Research and Development at Drew Marine
  • STEM Trivia with a Librarian 
    • March 2, 2022 | 12pm-1 pm 
  • Meet the Global Entrepreneurship Master of Engineering Student Peter Goggins 
    • Thursday, March 3, 2022 | 12:30-1:30 pm 
    • Join Peter as he discusses his work as a graduate student and shares insights about tools for success as a STEM Entrepreneur. 
  • Application Deadline: Pfizer's Summer Growth Internship Experience 
    • Friday, March 4, 2022 
    • Paid internships available. 
    • Students from underrepresented racial/ethnic backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply. 
  • Materials and Manufacturing Summer Teacher's Institute
    • Thursday, July 21 - Friday, July 22, 2022
    • A professional development workshop designed to acquaint teachers with the real-life application of STEM skills in today's manufacturing environ
  • Career Fair
    • Wednesday, October 19, 2022|11:00 am - 2:00 pm 
    • Meet with prospective employers, both on-ground and online. All majors and class level are encouraged to attend.
  • EvolveImmune Therapeutics 
    • Friday, November 18, 2022 |9:00 am - 1:30 pm l EvolveImmune Therapeutics   
    • See their lab in action and meet with scientists and professionals, with time Q&A plus lunch 
  • Faculty Research Tapas 
    • Monday, November 21, 2022 |4:30 pm - 7:30 pm l ASC Theater  
    • A taste of scholarship and creative activity across the disciplines
  • Meat and Greet 
    • Thursday, December 8, 2022 |12:30 pm - 2:30 pm l ASC    
    • Stop by the Adanti Student Center, and partake in our hangout & networking event! There will be food provided alongside a casual environment to meet members of the BioPath staff and students within STEM and STEM adjacent fields.