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WOMEN IN ENGINEERING Events for K-12th Grade


Introduce a Girl to Engineering (IGE) 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.
  • Register Here

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:
: (517) 432-1273
E-mail:, Subject: Introduce a Girl to Engineering