STEM and Community Engagement
Supporting and inspiring future generations of scientists, engineers, and researchers
Our mission extends beyond critical research and into the critical challenge of inspiring and training the next generation of scientists, engineers, and researchers. Our enduring commitment to this effort manifests itself in our STEM outreach programs and through the active role our staff members take in engaging with the broader community.
Mar 8, 2023
ASPIRE Intern’s Project Selected for Space TestingAllie Kang, who was an ASPIRE intern at Johns Hopkins APL, created an experiment that was selected by the Cubes in Space program for testing in space.
Feb 23, 2023
Johns Hopkins APL to Host Girl Power STEM Event March 12APL will host the Girl Power STEM event on Sunday, March 12, from 2 to 5 p.m. This event — the first fully in-person Girl Power since 2019 — will be held on APL’s South Campus in Building 201.
Feb 13, 2023
Johns Hopkins APL Staff Members Recognized for STEM Leadership with Black Engineer of the Year AwardsFive staff members at APL have been honored with Black Engineer of the Year Awards for their innovative leadership in science, technology, engineering and math.
Jan 26, 2023
ATLAS Internship Program Launches Careers, Breaks RecordsWith more than 80 interns on board, the APL Technology Leaders and Scholars (ATLAS) program at the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) in Laurel, Maryland, wrapped up its 23rd summer last year with its largest cohort ever.
Oct 18, 2022
Bowman, Phillips Earn Society of Women Engineers HonorsRecognizing the leadership and technical contributions of two Johns Hopkins APL staff members, the Society of Women Engineers has honored Alice Bowman with the prestigious 2022 Resnik Challenger Medal and Kerri Phillips with its Emerging Leader Award.