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A collection of helpful information such as webinar recordings, websites, guidance for activities and working with children, and program templates and examples to support Pre-University STEM education.

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TryEngineering Tuesday Webinars

This webinar series helps students to explore, engage, and get inspired about STEM fields.  In this section, we are highlighting the ComSoc sponsored webinars.

The Metaverse: How Communications Engineering is Shaping Our Future

In this webinar from July 2022, Dr. Frank Fitzek, Professor and head of the “Deutsche Telekom Chair of Communication Networks” at TU Dresden discussed the potential of the Metaverse for future use cases beyond pure advertising. Applications such as immersive learning or interaction with cyber physical systems are highly interesting but require new technologies such as sensors and actuators to interact in the virtual world.

Register to view the recording of this webinar.

Extended Reality and 5G TryEngineering Tuesday Webinar PLUS Resources

In this webinar from April 2022, Dr. Lola Awoniyi-Oteri, Principal Systems Research & Development Engineer within the Qualcomm Research organization shared her work in extended reality and 5G, discussing how extended reality (Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality) works and how 5G supports these applications.

View the recording and resources.

5G TryEngineering Tuesday Recording PLUS Supporting Resources

In this webinar from November 2021, Tao Han an Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) and an IEEE Senior Member, shared his work in 5G systems and how you can help students explore, engage, and get inspired about the different technologies that allow for 5G to exist!

View the recording and resources.


Resource Catalog

Information to support Pre-University STEM education activities.  Explore these resources to learn more about how to get engaged in Pre-University / STEM activities and what is currently available to support education in this area.

TryEngineering Program

Website created by IEEE that features resources for students, teachers, parents and volunteers focusing on STEM educational opportunities.

IEEE Guide to Working with Children

IEEE is committed to providing an enriching experience and safe environment for all children participating in IEEE activities and programs.

Volunteer Opportunities

IEEE’s website that supports volunteers who are interested in or are currently organizing Pre-University activities.


Share Your Events and Activities

Have a Pre-University / STEM Education Program that you’d like to tell ComSoc about?  Please complete this form to submit your program information to the ComSoc Educational Services Board.