Chicago students ages 12 and up are invited to attend the one-of-a-kind, fourth annual Illinois Tech and AeroStar Youth Aviation STEM Expo on Saturday, March 26, 9–12 p.m. in Hermann Hall, located at 3241 South Federal Street. This free event introduces youth to the aviation and aerospace fields and mentors career aspirations that may ultimately lead to well-paying, satisfying careers in flight and aerospace. Participants will interact with flight simulators, mini-drones, and robots. Additionally, industry professionals will provide mentoring opportunities.
The long-standing partnership with Illinois Tech serves as a model for public-private partnerships and an enduring commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion in STEM education.