Annual STEM4Girls Day!

Saturday May 20th, 2017, 9:00am-2:00pm EST


On May 20th 2017, the Kaput Center for Research and Innovation in STEM Education will be hosting the 7th annual STEM outreach event called STEM4Girls Day at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth. This free event is open to all girls 10-15 years old who want to learn about and participate in the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) fields, including Environmental Science, Computer Programming, Robotics, and more.

 

Below, you will find an agenda for the day as well as an overview of last years workshops. Lunch will be provided for the girls. Get ready for a Saturday filled with fun and excitement as you engage with inspiring faculty and local scientists!

Agenda for the day  
8:30-9:00am Check In (at the flagpoles on campus; follow the signs upon entrance to campus)
9:00-10:00am Welcome and Kick-Off
10:00-11:00am Workshop Session #1
11:00am-12:00pm Workshop Session #2
12:00pm-1:00pm Lunch
1:00pm-2:00pm Panel Discussion with the girls
2:00pm-2:15pm Closing
2:15pm-2:30pm Check-Out and Departure

STEM4Girls 2016:

Group Photos    
   
Opening Session    
   
Working With Red Cabbage Electricty:Constructing Conductive Circuits Creating Mobile Apps
Populations: Exploring our Ever-changing Ecosystems Properties of Matters Chromatography
Snacking on Statistics Science Outside Make Your Own Video Game
Engineering a Robot to Solve Rubik's Cube Viscosity: Figuring Out Fluid Friction Water Cycle: Water's Worldly Wandering
Panel Discussion    
   

 

 

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