GNO STEM is excited to introduce new "Virtual" STEM Camps to encourage students to engage in science, technology, engineering and math from the comfort and safety of home! 

Winter STEM Virtual Workshops Make the Holidays More Fun!

GNO STEM's Virtual STEM Winter Workshops immerse students in exciting hands-on STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) activities, introduce new skills, and encourage collaboration with others online, all from the safety of home!

Our Virtual STEM Winter Workshops feature 2 hours of daily instruction and activities designed for continued exploration to complete at home. Instructors are available prior to, and following, the daily sessions to assist campers and answer questions.

Mark your calendar and register soon because space is limited to ONLY 25 students per session!


Session #1 | December 27 & 28 | 10 AM - 12 PM

Session # 2 | December 29 & 30 | 10 AM - 12 PM

Suggested Grade Levels: 3-7

Explore and investigate the principles and properties of magnets and electromagnets. Learn how magnets are used to generate electricity. Build and test two electromagnets and discover what factors affect the strength of their electromagnetic fields. Plus, discover how magnets and electromagnets are used in real world!


Session #1 | December 27 & 28 | 10 AM - 12PM

Session #2 | December 29 & 30 | 10 AM - 12 PM

Suggested Grade Levels: 2-5

Make Winter Slime complete with snowflake confetti and scent-sational peppermint oil. Use marshmallows, pretzel sticks, and toothpicks to design and construct a Penguin Palace! Design an interactive holiday card using paper circuits. Plus, design and build a mini Snowball Launcher.


Cost: $50 per student. A great holiday gift for a budding scientist or engineer!! 

A limited number of full scholarships are available to students based on financial need on a first come, first served basis. To be considered for a full scholarship email A copy of a free/reduced lunch voucher or sponsorship letter from a school administrator is required.

All materials needed for the hands-on activities and experiments will be provided in a materials kit in advance of your scheduled workshop.

GNO STEM's Virtual Winter Workshops make a great holiday gift for budding scientists and engineers!

Spaces are limited. Register today!

Please contact Michelle Mangum at with any questions. 




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Promoting Quality Teaching

University of New Orleans
UNO TRAC Center, Suite 227
University of New Orleans Lakefront
New Orleans, LA 70148

Jennifer B. LaCoste
Executive Director

Michelle Mangum
Administrative Assistant

Greater New Orleans STEM Initiative
P O Box 6123
Metairie, LA 70009