Careers in STEAM Night


Area students and parents are invited to Homewood-Flossmoor Community High School’s 7th Annual Careers in STEAM Night, where guests can find out from current professionals what it takes to launch a successful career in science, technology, engineering or mathematics. New this year: H-F is integrating the arts into STEM! H-F will host a showcase of student clubs and activities, along with professional speakers in the fields of broadcast & media production, aviation & drone technology, engineering and medicine. Come out and join the aesthetic chemistry, beginning in South Building Room E1.


  • 6-6:25 p.m. – H-F STEAM Club Showcase
  • 6:45-7:10 p.m. – An introduction to such STEAM careers as medicine and dentistry, music production, engineering, actuary science, aviation and transportation
  • 7:15-7:55 p.m. – Breakout session for more in-depth information about a particular STEAM career from a professional in the field
  • 8-8:30 p.m. – Q & A Session with all STEAM professionals

Confirmed Presenters

  1. Dr. Francis Alenghat, cardiologist at University of Chicago Medicine
  2. Brian Deck, music producer at Engine Studios
  3. Jacob Reed, professor of Aviation & Transportation Studies at Lewis University
  4. Angela Rossi, senior associate actuary at Mercer
  5. Shaleahk Wilson, engineering undergraduate at Northwestern University 
  6. Dr. Carmella Barrett Perry, pediatric dentist at Every Tooth Counts