Engineering is for Girls! Day

 

Engineering is for Girls! Day brings both Girl Scouts and girls from local partner school in grades 4 - 8 to campus for a day of hands-on engineering activities each spring. Founded in 2010 by Dr. Amy Fleischer, Chair of Mechanical Engineering, this yearly activity features Mechanical Engineering faculty and students working with the girls on hands-on activities that mirror real engineering challenges. Through these activities, the girls learn about topics such as solar power, water distribution, biomedical engineering and nanomaterials.  Sponsorship opportunities are available.

Girls in Mechanical Engineering Day

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Dr. Amy Fleischer, Chair, Mechanical Engineering