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Teen Girls STEM Program The Case for Engineering
April 6, 2019 @ 8:30 am - 2:30 pm
An event every week that begins at 8:30 am on Saturday, repeating until April 27, 2019
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.