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Teen Girls STEM Program The Case for Engineering

April 27, 2019 @ 8:30 am - 2:30 pm

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An event every week that begins at 8:30 am on Saturday, repeating until April 27, 2019

$30 – $150

This Teen Girls STEM Program The Case for Engineering is designed specifically for girls ages 12–18! Girls can explore the engineering design process through history and current technologies in a series of minds-on / hands-on workshops led by a professional women working in the fields of Engineering.
Space is limited; Needs based scholarships are available. Lunch and t-shirt are included.
April 6 – Aerospace Engineering
Design and build a shock absorbing system that will protect two astronauts when they land!


April 13 – Civil Engineering
Design and build something that can carry a ping-pong ball from the top of a zip line string to the bottom in four seconds!


April 20 – Electrical Engineering
Build a dance pad that lets you use feet to flash the lights.


April 27 – Chemical Engineering
Meet Mala Radhadkrishnan, Chemistry Professor and author of Thinking Periodically, Poetic Life Notions in Brownian Motion.

To register contact Amy Sailor, asailor@CTScienceCenter.org or 860.520.2163.

Details

Date:
April 27, 2019
Time:
8:30 am - 2:30 pm
Cost:
$30 – $150
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Website:
https://ctsciencecenter.org/programs/wis/

Venue

Connecticut Science Center
250 Columbus Boulevard
Hartford, CT 06103 United States
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Phone:
860-SCIENCE
Website:
https://www.ctsciencecenter.org