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WOMEN IN ENGINEERING Events

Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day

Saturday February 25, 2017

  • Who: 4th -8th graders (Students must attend with a chaperone, 1 chaperone to 5 student maximum)
  • What: Attendees will get the opportunity to rotate through 5 different hands-on Engineering activities led by students, graduate students, and faculty.  The format will be similar to an Open House.  You get to pick what you want to see!
  • Activities tentatively include: Scratch programming, Biometrics, Solar Energy, Single crystals in nature and technology, Human-to-human neural interfacing, Building a circuit, Building a wind turbine, Environmental waterway recovery, Biomedical hand, Intro to soft robotics, Building atomic structures on computers, etc.
  • When: Check-in 12:30-1:00pm (1345 Engineering Building)
      • Program: 1:00-4:00pm
  • Where: Activities will take place in the MSU Engineering and Anthony Hall buildings
  • Cost: FREE
  • Sponsored by Ford Motor Co.
  • Registration is closed.  We have reached maximum capacity.

Registration is required.  Registration Deadline is Feb. 1, 2017 or until maximum capacity is reached.

For questions or concerns contact us via email or phone:
Phone
: (517) 432-1273
E-mail: WIE-Outreach@egr.msu.edu, Subject: Introduce a Girl to Engineering

 

Spartan Girls in Engineering Summer Camp

Who: 4th-8th graders in Fall 2017

When:
Commuter: Session 1:  June 19-23, 1/2 day, 8am-Noon, (4th-5th graders in FAll 2017)
Commuter: Session 2:  June 26-30, 1/2 day, 8am-Noon (6th-8th graders in Fall 2017)

What: Exposure to engineering through hands-on activities learning from engineering faculty and professionals.  Learn how engineering makes a difference in our world and plays a key role in every aspect of our lives.

Cost: $200

Commuter: Session 1: REGISTER HERE

Commuter: Session 2: REGISTER HERE

 

Lady Spartans: Women in Engineering High School Summer Camp

Who: 9th-12th grade in Fall 2017

When:
Residential: July 16-20
Commuter: July 17-20, full day

What: Engage in group projects and learn about the various disciplines of engineering.  Tour some of MSU's top labs and facilities (such as MSU's Cyclotron) and meet women role models for your future professional career.

Cost: Residential, July 16-20, Cost: $800
         Commuter, July 17-20, Cost: $400

Residential: REGISTER HERE

Commuter: REGISTER HERE

 

Girls' STEM Day

Who: K-4th graders

When: Fall 2017

What: Hands-on activities in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math

Cost: FREE

Registration coming Fall 2017