Got girls?  Then you and your daughter need to be at this STEM Event on Saturday, Feb. 18th.  Girls who like STEM will have a ball at the Society of Women Engineer’s Design Lab.  The event will include hands-on STEM activities for girls and a parent workshop that will equip parents with information on getting their daughters admitted to STEM programs in college and financial aid.  Here are the details.

SWENext DesignLab Pittsburgh 2017
When: Saturday, February 18, 2017
Where: Omni William Penn Hotel; Pittsburgh, PA
Time: 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. (Check-in opens at 1:30)

The cost to attend this event is just $7.  Click here to register.  Here are just a few of the things your girls will experience at this STEM event.

  • Work with local SWE members on hands-on engineering activities
  • Meet real engineers and learn what they do
  • Make new friends
  • Get a SWE t-shirt, bag and lots of other goodies
  • Be eligible to win raffle prizes

Parents, guardians, teachers, counselors, administrators and leaders are encouraged to participate in the PEP. The program will run from 2pm – 5pm. Participants are asked to stay for the entire program.  Click here to download an event flyer.

 


Cynthia Mendoza

Hello. Welcome to BrownMamas.com a blog for Black moms looking to thrive while raising kids in this hectic world and the headquarters for Pittsburgh Brown Mamas, a Pittsburgh support group for Black moms. Here I write about raising my three boys, living in and loving Pittsburgh, dating my husband, gardening and all kinds of other stuff. Thanks for visiting. Stay long & come often!

1 thought on “Women Engineers Hold STEM Event for Middle School Girls”

Antionette Blake (@ambde) . March 14, 2017 at 5:05 pm

This is great, love seeing our young ladies more involved in the science and technology fields.

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