welcome to chevron STEM Zone

Test your athletic reflexes. Discover your heat signature. Analyze your golf swing. Become a TV sportscaster. At the STEM Zone, students, teachers and parents learn hands-on about the science, technology, engineering and math in sports.

welcome to chevron STEM Zone

Test your athletic reflexes. Discover your heat signature. Analyze your golf swing. Become a TV sportscaster. At the STEM Zone, students, teachers and parents learn hands-on about the science, technology, engineering and math in sports.

In the STEM Zone

Chevron’s traveling clubhouse uses sports to inspire and empower the next generation of data scientists, structural engineers, broadcast technicians and more. (2:40)

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PURE Insurance Championship

Where: Pebble Beach, CA
When: September 19-24, 2017

people are loving the STEM Zone

Our organization was very pleased with the experience. The students were extremely engaged and learned a great deal.

educator feedback

The event was completely enjoyable. The students were excited and related previously learned material as they were going through the activities. Thanks a million!

educator feedback

Chevron's interest in STEM and the future of the children and our country is wonderful. Hopefully Chevron will be able to continue this amazing program into the future.

educator feedback

Love the diversity of activities. Something for everyone.

educator feedback

Some kids have attended more than once, and they still enjoy the experience. Repeating adds to the retention of the information. Excellent program!

educator feedback

Thanks Chevron for sponsoring the Girls Golf STEM Academy. My daughters had a great experience… The Academy is the highlight of their summer.

Rose Liu, parent

Thank you so much. I learned about science and technology throughout the program. I hope you continue this Academy, so other girls can have this fun and educational experience.

Sophia Raab, student

Thanks a million for the awesome event! I had soooo much fun at the STEM Zone and I feel like I learned a lot and improved my golf game so much!

Sam, student

My favorite part was when we went in the STEM Zone and we got to learn about math and science and play golf.

Alison, student

want a job in sports?

You don't have to be a star athlete. Answer a few questions to see if you
might qualify for an exciting STEM-in-sports career.

game changers

Aerodynamics. Statistics. Chemical engineering. Understanding STEM can change the way you play sports or enjoy watching them.

golf

It’s all about spin control. Which golf club should you use to get maximum spin — and distance?


learn more about spin control in golf

See how Chevron supports STEM education through our golf partnerships ›

football

Which three laws apply during every play in a football game? Hint: don’t think U.S. Constitution, think Isaac Newton.

get the answer to which three laws of physics apply to every play in football

Find out about our partnership with the San Francisco 49ers Foundation ›

baseball

You’re playing left field when a grounder comes your way. What’s the best angle to throw the ball to get the runner out at first?

find out the best angle to throw out a runner in baseball

Little leaguers learn STEM
with the Oakland A’s ›

basketball

Mathematicians can calculate the ideal scoring angle from anywhere on the court — but pro players know their parabolas by instinct.

read more about science in basketball

Learn more about our STEM
partnership with PAC-12 ›

hockey

Pucks weren’t always made from rubber — and you won’t believe some of the things players used before!

check it out to see what materials were used in hockey pucks in the past

soccer

Ever wonder why a soccer ball looks and bounces the way it does? Geometry and physics hold the answers.

get the facts about why a soccer ball looks and bounces the way it does

learn about our sports partnerships ›

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educator resources

put some STEM Zone in your classroom

Kids really get into Archimedes’ Principle and Newton’s Laws of Motion. It’s true! When students learn in terms of the sports they enjoy, they get a deeper and longer-lasting grasp of STEM concepts.

Teachers in grades 4-8 can use this free guide to bring STEM ideas to life through engaging sports-related lessons, aligned with Common Core standards.

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