Engineers Week - Introduce a Girl to Engineering

February 21, 2017 at 9:45 AM - 1:30 AM

McDonnell Douglas Hall

Aerospace & Mechanical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical & Computer Engineering, Engineers Week, Outreach Events, Physics, Undergraduate

Saint Louis University’s Parks College of Engineering, Aviation and Technology invites you and your students to attend Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day. This event is part of the 2016 National Engineers Week festivities being held at Parks College – an annual event recognizing the work and contributions of women engineers across the country!

Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day is being held on Tuesday, February 21, from 10:00 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. at the Saint Louis University campus. Young women who are currently high school Freshmen, Sophomores, and Juniors are invited to learn about several exciting areas of engineering. Throughout the day, students will discuss the branches of aerospace, biomedical, civil, computer, electrical and mechanical engineering; hear from prominent female engineering professionals; speak with current Parks students; and participate in hands-on activities.

Activity Schedule

9:45 – 10:00 a.m.: Check-in
10:00 – 11:20 a.m.:  Tours and Demonstrations of Parks College Engineering Facilities
11:20 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.:  Engineering Innovation Challenge
12:30 – 1:30 p.m.:  Lunch with Parks College Faculty and Students
1:00 – 1:30 p.m.:  Speaker During Lunch, to be announced
1:30 p.m.:  Attendees Depart Campus

Industry Luncheon 12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

To celebrate women in engineering, Parks will be hosting the Annual Introduce a Girl to Engineering Luncheon following the morning activities from 12:30 - 1:30 p.m. in the Center for Global Citizenship, 3800 Lindell Blvd.  Students will have the opportunity to network and learn about the field of engineering from women faculty, current students and professionals.


Registration is closed. If you have any questions, please contact our Enrollment Coordinator, Chris Penberthy at 314-977-8236 or penberthycm@slu.edu.






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