2011 Participants

Regional Exhibitors

Energy Systems Group


Cave of the Mounds

Burpee Museum of Natural History

Midwest Museum of Natural History

The Morton Arboretum

DeKalb County Libraries - STEM Book Nook & SF Teen Read Events

Lights for Learning

Girl Scouts of Northern Illinois

Kishwaukee Community Hospital

Olympic Chiropractic

Illinois Math and Science Academy

FIRST Robotics Teams

Waubonsee Community College

Challenger Learning Center

NIU Departments and Groups

- NIU Department of Public Safety - Explosive Odor Detection K9 Unit

- NIU Admissions

- NIU Career Services

- Friends of the NIU Libraries - SF Teen Read Events

- Center for Latio and Latin American Studies

- NIU Collaborative on Early Adolescence

- Econ Illinois

College of Education

- Educational Technology, Research, and Assessment (ETRA) providing a Tech-Playground and partnering with DeKalb Public Library to bring you a STEM Book Nook

College of Engineering & Engineering Technology

- College of Engineering and Engineering Technology Student Groups will display prize winning vehicles:

  • Ultra Low EmissionVehicle
  • Basic UtilityVehicle
  • Mini-Baja Buggy
  • RC Airplane

- Department of Engineering Technology

- Department of Electrical Engineering

- GetWise (Women in Step with Engineering)

- NIU Society of Women Engineers

- National Society of Black Engineers

-Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE)

- Enhancing Engineering Pathways

College of Health & Human Sciences

- School of Allied Health and Communicative Disorders

- Department of Audiology

- Department of Nutrition & Dietetics (FCNS)

- School of Nursing

-Environmental Health

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

- Department of Chemistry

- Department of Geography

- NIU Geography Club

- Department of Physics

- QuarkNet bringing Cosmic Ray Detectors and Cloud Chambers

- Davis Hall Observatory

- Department of Geology and Environmental Geosciences


- Department of Biological Sciences

- Department of Mathematical Sciences

- Women’s Studies

- Center for Southeast Asian Studies

-Institute for the Study of the Environment, Sustainability, & Energy (ESE)

College of Visual and Performing Arts

-NIU Art Education

-NIU Art Ed Student Group