Welcome to the Northeast STEM Network

The Northeast STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Network: Cultivating interest and engagement in STEM education and careers! A collaborative initiative lead by Merrimack College and Salem State University.

STEM Week MassachusettsThe Northeast STEM Network is part of the larger Massachusetts’ Regional STEM Networks that serve as hubs for connecting educators, community leaders and industry partners to further excite and energize students about opportunities in STEM subjects. The networks are managed by the Department of Higher Education under the direction of the STEM Advisory Council and is the lead coordinator for MASS STEM Week in the Northeast region.


April 23, 2019

  • Northeast STEM Network: STEM Play Date

    The Northeast STEM Network invites everyone to an open play date to explore materials and resources for teaching technology, computer science, programming, science, engineering and more! We will be raffling off two $500.00 STEM curriculum vouchers at the event. This event is co-sponsored by the Merrimack Institute for New Teacher Support (MINTS) and the STEM Education program at Merrimack College.

    • Location
    • Arcidi Center, Room A
    • Time
    • 4:00pm to 6:00pm

October 21, 2019

October 22, 2019

October 23, 2019

October 24, 2019

October 25, 2019

Contact Us

Christine Shaw, Ph.D., Co-Director, Northeast STEM Network
Merrimack College

Gail Gasparich, Co-Director, Northeast STEM Network
Salem State University


Ipswich Public Schools 3rd Annual STEAM Showcase
April 9

iRobot STEM Teacher Recognition Contest
Deadline April 15

Boston Red Sox STEM Days
May 1 and September 19

Gloucester Biotech Academy Summer STEM Weeks 2019
July and August

October 2019



Wade Institute for Science Education
Inquiry-based, hands-on, minds-on, science, technology and engineering professional development for K-12 teachers and informal educators