Activities

K–12 Activity Request Form

Activities for the 2020-2021 Academic Year will mostly be virtual. The currently scheduled activities are shown here. For additional information about any of these activities please contact Micron K-12 Programs.

Micron is offering Hour of Code for students online!

Explore coding and computer science careers in a 90-minute session led by Micron Team Members. Sessions are divided by grade level, and students will be grouped according to skill level, from beginner to experienced coder.

Dates & Times:

Monday, December 7th:

  • 10:00 am MST – 4th, 5th, 6th grades
  • 1:30 pm MST – 6th, 7th, 8th grades

Wednesday, December 9th:

  • 10:00 am MST – 4th, 5th, 6th grades
  • 1:30 pm MST – 6th, 7th, 8th grades

Register for Micron Hour of Code Here!

For additional information contact Micron K-12 Programs.

Semiconductor Industry Career Awareness Presentations

Our Team Members can provide live (or recorded) virtual classroom presentations describing their education and career pathways and the work they do as high-tech professionals in the Semiconductor industry. Career presenters include engineers, chemists, physicists, technical writers, technicians and math specialists. Presentations can be career-specific or general engineering career awareness. Schools & Educators can request a Career Awareness presentation through the K-12 Activity Request Form.

Check back for a link to our new Video Library of Career Awareness Presentations!

Virtual Career Fair Opportunities

We are happy to be a part of your virtual career fair! Use the Activity Request form to schedule.

Other opportunities

Let us know how we can support your students! Make your request using the Activity Request form.

  • Virtual tutors or mentors
  • Competition volunteers
  • Other requests

Careers in a High Tech World Job Shadow Event

Micron will offer monthly virtual job shadow experiences for 9th – 12th grade students. Students will spend three hours learning about the semiconductor industry, interacting with employees in certain careers and finding out what it takes to pursue that career! Each month there will be different Job shadow careers to choose from. When you sign up you will receive additional information to attend the event, including your virtual link.

For additional information contact Micron K-12 Programs.

2021 Careers in a High-Tech World events:

All events will be held 10:00am – 1:00pm Mountain Time

  • Monday, January 25 - Physics, Chemistry, Materials Science, Chemical Engineering
  • Monday, February 22 - Mechanical, Electrical, Chemical & Environmental Engineering
  • Monday, March 15 - Technician and Skilled Trades Careers
  • Monday, April 19 - Computer Science Careers: Computer & Software Engineering, IT, Data Science

Pre-register for a Job Shadow Event here: 2021 Micron Job Shadow

Women in Technical Careers Speaker Panel

Women in Technical Careers (WITC) brings casual, interactive and informative career discussions to female students, grades 9 – 12. Career presenters include women in the following careers: engineers, chemists, physicists, technical writers, IT specialists, technical marketing technicians and math specialists.

For additional information contact Micron K-12 Programs.

2020-21 WITC Scheduled events:

All events will be held 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Mountain Time

  • Wednesday, October 7th
  • Wednesday, November 4th
  • Wednesday, December 2nd
  • Additional dates will be added; check back here

Register for a WITC event here: Women in Technical Careers Panel

Girls Going Tech Event

For the 2020-21 schoolyear, GGT will be an interactive online event for 8th-grade girls. The students explore STEM concepts through fun, hands-on activities and learn about STEM careers directly from women who work in those fields at Micron. Female students with online access are welcome to attend, contact Micron K-12 Programs for more information.

  • Fall – November 23 & 24; 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Mountain Time
  • Spring - TBD

Register for the GGT event here: Girls Going Tech Event

Chip Camp - live

Location: Boise, Idaho

Note that the dates for our in-person camp are pending the ability to host an in-person camp.

Micron engineers lead hands-on science activities related to semiconductor manufacturing in a three-day summer camp experience for students who have completed seventh or eighth grade.

The registration form for Chip Camp is made available on the Chip Camp website on the 2nd Monday in April of every year. Learn more about Chip Camp at the Chip Camp website.

2021 Chip Camp dates (each session is Tuesday – Thursday):

  • June 8-10
  • June 15-17
  • June 22-24

Online Registration for Chip Camp 2020 will open at 8:30 a.m. on Monday, April 15, 2021 on the Chip Camp website.

Micron Tech Camp – an Online Experience

Dates for our Virtual Tech Camp have not yet been set

In Micron’s virtual Tech Camp, Micron engineers lead hands-on science activities related to semiconductor manufacturing in a three-day, three hours per day event. This experience is for students in seventh or eighth grade.

Tech Campers will receive a kit containing all the materials needed for the hands-on activities. The camp will be provided using the Zoom platform; students will need to have access to a laptop or chrome-book device and reliable internet connection.

Dates and registration information for the Micron Tech Camp will be posted as it is available.

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