Help your girl discover her inner scientist!
Girls Inc. will be hosting another Girls Inc. Day this year on Saturday, October 24 with Purdue University! The Office of Multicultural Programs (OMP) in the College of Agriculture has teamed up with the United States Department of Agriculture Forest Service (USDA FS) to present a new Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) challenge for Girls Inc.
Girls Inc. Day is limited to girls ages 11-18. Your girl will be able to explore a full day of hands-on activities that will challenge her problem solving skills and encourage teamwork. She will also be able to her to learn more about innovative careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).
Agriculture plays a critical role in the entire life of a given economy. Learn how agriculture fuels our economy and energy future all while preserving the environment. Come participate in a specific field of study, through a series of hands-on labs, and workshops designed to provide real-life experiences within the STEM fields throughout our academic departments offered through the College of Agriculture at Purdue University.
Girls who attend Girls Inc. Day will:
- Spend their day learning about careers as Agriculture and Bio Engineers.
- Participate in Food Science activities.
- Experiment with Bio Chemistry.
- Learn about Forestry and Natural Resources.
Registration for the event is just $5 per girl and includes lunch and a morning and afternoon snack as well as a Girls Inc. T-shirt. Register your girl(s) here.
Girls Inc. Day is sponsored by: