MdBioF Logo

ATLAS | Join us for the Prince George's County ATLAS!

MdBio Foundation hosts the ATLAS symposium for students typically underrepresented in STEM. The event is for high school juniors/seniors and college undergraduates. ATLAS provides an important space for students to learn about exciting careers in STEM.

Date: Saturday, November 8, 2014

Time: 10AM - 2PM

Location: University of Maryland, College Park

Why You Should Attend: Explore STEM careers and...

    > Meet & network with STEM professionals
    > Learn about colleges & educational advancement opportunities
    > Eat free food!
    > Hear about job & internship availabilities
    > Win raffle prizes

Registration for ATLAS is required (but FREE). Click on the button below to register:

Space is limited | Encourage your friends to register now!

ATLAS | About the Program

The ATLAS symposium allows students and parents to explore rewarding careers in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM). Participants meet STEM professionals from a variety of backgrounds and fields through panels and networking sessions. Participants also discuss college, internship, and career opportunities with representatives from local universities, companies, and STEM organizations. Through these interactions, future STEM leaders learn about real world applications of STEM and receive advice about how to succeed in these fields.

ATLAS | Deepen your organization's impact

Volunteer: Interact with students, presenters, and exhibitors while assisting event staff with setup, registration, and management of ATLAS attendees.

Present: Share your experience and advice with future STEM leaders through career panels, poster sessions, and other speaking opportunities.

Exibit: Demonstrate your organization's products and services while advertising job and internship opportunities.

Support: Several sponsorship packages are available to support this program and other MdBio Foundation initiatives. Contact Brian Gaines, CEO to learn more about sponsorship.

Maryland's inagural ATLAS event was held in partnership with Hispanic Heritage Foundation in November 2013 and previously known as LOFT, Leaders on Fast Track. Read about the LOFT event in our wrap up document.