Girls in 7th to 10th grades, be part of Wow! That’s Engineering! Experience the creativity and innovation of engineering and technology. Meet women engineers and technologists and hear first-hand about these exciting careers. Participate in 5 hands-on projects such as programming robots, conducting crime scene-like investigations, and making cosmetics.
Girls can become engineers, too! This workshop will provide girls, 7th to 10th grades, with opportunities to do fun hands-on experiments related to several different engineering career fields. They also will be able to find out what different types of engineers do and will meet women engineers who will talk about how they became engineers. The Society of Women Engineers, Space Coast Section, also needs volunteers to help with modules and other activities the day of the event.
When: Saturday, October 15th 2016, 9:00 A.M. to 3:30 P.M.
Where: Holy Trinity Episcopal Academy, 5625 Holy Trinity Drive, Melbourne, FL, 32940.
The cost per student is $30 and includes lunch, drink, snack, shirt and supplies.
Registration is now open for Volunteers and Students at http://www.swe-sc.org/WOW
Student registrations must be postmarked by, September 28th, 2016. (Registration may close earlier if we reach our maximum capacity.)
If you have any questions please contact Adia or Andrea, firstname.lastname@example.org
We are looking for volunteer coordinators and module leaders. If interested, please contact Adia Griffin at email@example.com.
Nearly 2,000 students were identified as homeless in Brevard Public Schools last year.
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SWE Space Coast will be collecting donations at our Wow! That’s Engineering! Event and at our upcoming meetings on behalf of Brevard Schools Foundation.
Please bring a donation item from the products above and help make a difference.