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Saturday Engineering Workshops - Beginner Program (NIU-EEP)

Dates: Tue 11/5/13 8:30 am to Sun 5/11/14 11 am

Location: Northern Illinois University (NIU) - Naperville, IL

Grades: 6-12

Cost: Girls: $210.00

Into its fifth year and geared for Girl Scout Cadettes, these workshops challenge participants to sharpen their math, science and technology skills as they discover engineering! Girls will work in small groups assisted by women faculty from NIU, female engineering undergraduates and high school mentors on various engineering projects ranging from building simple electrical circuits to create sound, motion & light to bridge building to experiencing chemical engineering and lean simulation. Teaming up Girl Scout Cadettes, Seniors, and Ambassadors, engineering undergraduates, graduates and women engineers from the academic & corporate world through hand-on activities and an interactive web will provide a wonderful mentoring community to foster the development of the next generation of scientists and engineers!!

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