Activities

Micron provides classroom presentations for hands-on science and career awareness, onsite events and site visits, and participates in other STEM programs in many of our communities. For additional information about any of the activities described below, contact Micron K-12 Programs. To request an activity, particularly in the Boise, Idaho area, use the Activity Request Form.

K-12 ActivitiesCareers in a High Tech World Job Shadow
Location(s): Boise, Idaho

Micron offers an all-day onsite job shadow program for 10th – 12th grade students interested in engineering, scientific or technical careers. Students will experience a half day job shadow and a half day of high-tech career exploration and college readiness activities. Students in the greater Treasure Valley area are welcome to attend, contact Micron K-12 Programs for more information, or request a registration link via the Activity Request Form. 

2019-20 Careers in a High-Tech World dates:

  • Tuesday, December 10, 2019 – Engineering/Science Careers
  • Tuesday, March 17, 2020 - Technical Education Careers

Career Awareness Presentations
Location(s): Boise, Idaho; Manassas, Virginia; other sites by request

Employees give classroom presentations describing their education and career pathways and the work they do as high-tech professionals. Career presenters include engineers, chemists, physicists, technical writers, technicians and math specialists. Presentations can be career-specific or general engineering career awareness. Request a presentation using the Activity Request Form.

Chip Camp
Location(s): Boise, Idaho

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.

2020 Chip Camp dates (each session is Tuesday – Thursday):

  • June 2-4
  • June 9-11
  • June 16-18

Online Registration for Chip Camp 2020 will open at 8:30 a.m. on Monday, April 13, 2020 on the Chip Camp website.

Classroom Presentations
Location(s): Boise, Idaho

Employee teams provide science lessons in the classroom using hands-on activities to reinforce math, science, or technology concepts. Lessons are available for various grade levels and are aligned with appropriate standards.
Available lessons and the Activity Request Form are found at www.micron.com/lessonplans.

Girls Going Tech
Location(s): Boise, Idaho

This is a full-day onsite 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. Students in the greater Treasure Valley area are welcome to attend, contact Micron K-12 Programs or use the Activity Request Form for more information.

2019-20 Girls Going Tech dates:

  • November 20, 2019
  • April 2, 2020

Site Visits to Micron
Location(s): Boise, Idaho; Manassas, Virginia, other sites possible

Micron provides educational site visits and tours with presentations customized to meet classroom learning objectives. Open to students in grades 7-12. Contact Micron K-12 Programs for more information or use the Activity Request Form to schedule a visit. (Please indicate location) 

Women in Technical Careers Luncheons
Location(s): Boise, Idaho

Women in Technical Careers (WITC) is a collaborative program with the Society of Women Engineers, Boise State, HP, and other technical companies to bring casual and informative lunchtime career presentations to female students, grades 9 – 12. Career presenters include engineers, chemists, physicists, technical writers, technicians and math specialists.
Contact Micron K-12 Programs for more information; to schedule a luncheon use the Activity Request Form.

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