Tech Savvy participants look into microscopes in a lab
Tech Savvy 2024
Saturday, May 11, 2024 – a one-day event to help bridge the gap in STEM exploration

Tech Savvy

Tech Savvy is a great opportunity for youth who love STEM! This event provides an opportunity for students in grades 5-9 to come on the Athens campus, participate in exciting workshops and engage with their peers.   

A group of Tech Savvy participants celebrate after building a structure


Who: Students in Grades 5-9 and a parent/guardian

When: Saturday, May 11, 2024, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Where: Ohio University – Athens Campus, Grover Center

What: Fun, STEM-focused workshops + parent program

Cost: Free! Breakfast and lunch are provided to all participants.


    Student Program

    At Tech Savvy, you can measure your mind, test water quality, learn about food science, try an escape room using physics knowledge, and more! 


    • STEM Workshops, YOU Pick!
    • Swag Bag & Prizes
    • Discover STEM Learning Strategies
    • Learn about Women in STEM fields

    Parent Program

    We have an optional parent program to provide you with tools to help your youth explore STEM careers, find out more about college readiness, and even take part in a STEM workshop.


    • College Prep & Financial Aid Readiness
    • Try a STEM Workshop
    • Discover STEM Learning Strategies
    • Keynote Speaker

Register Now

Registration is required. Space is limited.


Please call (740) 566-8543 or email if you have any questions.

This program is funded in part by The Paula Tolliver Appalachian OHIO STEM Fund.

This program is not sponsored or endorsed through any school district. Information is being distributed as a community service.