Logistics of LevelUp


We have our finalized schedule and logistics for LevelUp! 

Time: Saturday, 4/22/17 from 8:45 AM – 1:30 PM

Location: 3-370

LevelUP is MIT SWE’s premier Mini-Conference and hands on Symposium that will introduce students to interesting or unexpected career pathways in STEM. At LevelUP, High school students learn from engaging speakers – MIT professors, industry professionals, and students – and participate in interactive workshops.


Time Activity Speaker
8:45 AM – 9:10 AM Introduction/Settling in Margaret Bertoni (Sophomore, Course 2) and Nanxi Liu (Freshman, Course 6)
9:10 AM – 9:30 AM Speaker 1 Nicole Kogan (Junior, Course 2)
9:30 AM – 10:10 AM Networking Workshop Margaret Bertoni (Sophomore, Course 2)
10:10 AM – 10:30 AM Speaker 2 Nancy Hung (Sophomore, Course 6)
10:30 AM – 11:10 AM MIT Student Panel  Student Panelists: Teresa De Figuerido (Senior, Course 3), Megan Yamoah (Freshman, Course 8), and Jenny Xu (Sophomore, Course 6)
11:10 AM – 11:40 AM Lunch
11:40 AM – 12:00 PM Speaker 3 Professor Mueller (Course 2)
12:00 PM – 12:20 PM Speaker 4 Ms. Amanda Bligh (Course 2)
12:20 PM – 1:00 PM Resume Workshop Nanxi Liu (Freshman, Course 6)
1:00 PM – 1:30 PM Wrap Up



Contact us below with any questions. If you still want to attend, please fill out the following with the names of attendees and number of attendees! We still have extra spots.



LevelUP-Pathways in STEM is MIT SWE’s premier Mini-Conference/(Symposium) for High Schoolers. The goal of LevelUP is to introduce High School students to new and interesting or unexpected pathways in STEM. Through a series of Tech Talk presenters, ranging from undergraduate students and professors to industry professionals, students will learn about a variety of  interesting opportunities and careers available in STEM. Over lunch, students will have the opportunity to interact with the morning’s speakers as well as MIT SWE members. Moreover, students will hear from a panel of MIT undergraduate students and engage in exciting workshops and activities between each Tech Talk.