Indiana gets Girl Powered III

10/12/2019
Indiana gets Girl Powered III Girl Powered

Event Code: RE-WORKSHOP-19-8964

Program: Workshops & Camps

Type of Event: Workshop

Capacity: 200 / Spots Open: 139

Registration Deadline: Sat, Sep 21, 2019 9:44 AM EDT

Price: FREE

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Refund Policy

All requests for refunds must be made 3 weeks prior to the date of the event. Refunds if approved will be processed within 1 month following the event.

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

In case of bad weather conditions or possible cancellations please visit the event on Robotevents.com where I will post updates about the event status as needed in the General description. Please feel free to contact me by phone (269)362-2213 if you are going to be late to the event.

Volunteer

We welcome volunteers for our event. If you would like to volunteer as a mentor, please fill our the mentor survey as  https://goo.gl/pGVoL5. We are looking for women with backgrounds in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math.

Agenda

1:00 Welcome
1:15 Ice Breaker Activity
1:45 Career Fair with Mentors
2:30 Panel Discussion - Challenges Facing Women in STEM
3:15 Career Fair with Mentors continued
5:00 Dinner Social
5:45 Closing remarks
6:00 Dismissal

Event Dates

Date: 10/12/2019

Venue/Location:

Wawasee High School
12659 North Syracuse Webster Road
Syracuse, Indiana 46567
United States

Grade Level: All

Robot Skills Challenge Offered: No

TSA Event: No

Contact Information

Primary Contact
Jed Wandland
Email: jwandland@wawasee.k12.in.us
Phone: 574-457-3147 x 2302
Event Day Phone: 269-362-2213

Secondary Contact
Julie Hays
Email: jhays@wawasee.k12.in.us
Phone: 574-457-3147 x 2302
Event Day Phone: 269-362-2213

General Info

Welcome to our "Indiana Gets Girl Powered!" event! We are planning on providing a welcoming environment for elementary, middle and high school women to network with each other and make contact with women mentors in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. The event will be held in our cafeteria on the East side of Wawasee High School. Our event will consist of an icebreaker activity, discussion sessions with mentors from STEM fields, a dinner social and a panel discussion regarding challenges women face in STEM fields and how those challenges can be overcome. Dinner will be provided, so if you have any dietary restrictions or any other concerns please indicate in the survey.

Our agenda is as follows:

1:00 Welcome
1:15 Ice Breaker Activity
1:45 Career Fair with Mentors
2:30 Panel Discussion - Challenges Facing Women in STEM
3:15 Career Fair with Mentors continued
5:00 Dinner Social
5:45 Closing remarks
6:00 Dismissal

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