WCC's physical campus is closed, online services continue. Spring and summer classes will be online. For the latest COVID-19 information and resources, please visit

News Story

Press Enter to show all options, press Tab go to next option

Families, children, teens and adults! Explore STEM at Whatcom

Free science, technology, engineering and math carnival will be 3-6 p.m. May 9

Post Date:04/18/2019 3:56 pm

Bellingham, Wash. – Step right up and learn about science, technology, engineering and math at Whatcom Community College’s STEM Carnival Thursday, May 9 from 3-6 p.m. Families, children, teens, and adults are invited to this free and fun event which features interactive demonstrations led by WCC faculty and students.

Hands-on activities and games will include generating power with a stationary bike, exploring artificial intelligence, identifying animal skulls, making slime, and experimenting with electric currents and magnetic fields. Activities are meant for all ages. Attendees can also learn about WCC’s STEM programs and degree options.

Food and prizes will be provided. The event will be held in WCC's Syre Student Center. Parking at WCC is free.

About Whatcom: Whatcom Community College in Bellingham, WA is regularly recognized as one of the top 150 community colleges in the nation by the Aspen Institute. The College, a destination for cybersecurity, healthcare and business studies, offers a bachelor of applied science degree, transfer degrees, career preparation, online courses and community education classes. WCC’s accomplished faculty and staff serve 11,000 students annually. For more information, visit Contact: Marisa Ellis, Whatcom Community College PIO, 360.383.3310,

Media inquiries: For photos and other media resources, please contact the Public Information Office at 360.383.3310 or Thanks for your interest!



Sign up to receive news from Whatcom Community College to your email