2018 Girls STEM Summit–Statewide
A one-day Statewide Summit for young women in grades 8-12 who love
Science, Technology, Engineering & Math
Are you interested in a career using science, technology, engineering or math? Would you like to learn more about emerging careers in these fields?
Then get excited to join other like-minded students at the 2018 Girls STEM Summit-Statewide event, Massachusetts’ Premier Summit event for girls who are interested and curious about careers in STEM fields.
The 2018 Statewide Summit will be held at Regis College in Weston, MA, on Sunday, April 8, 2018.
DURING THE SUMMIT STUDENTS WILL:
- Experience an inspirational keynote speech by a local female leader in a STEM field.
- Meet successful women working as experts in STEM fields, and work directly with them in hands-on career-specific workshops.
- Expand your knowledge of STEM industries and emerging career paths.
- Be inspired to continue taking STEM high school courses applicable to STEM college programs.
- Explore additional STEM fields and interact with STEM professionals and organizations during the mid-day Exhibit Hall.
- Learn about college institutions that offer a wide range of STEM programs.
GOALS FOR THE SUMMIT INCLUDE:
- Impact and bridge the gap between girls’ passion for the topics and helping them find their way to successful STEM careers.
- Inspire girls to pursue STEM fields.
- Fill an important gender gap in STEM jobs today and into the future.
- Present topics and learning sessions in a way that makes STEM topics interesting, relevant to career paths, and approachable.
- Provide hands-on career sessions highlighting a variety of STEM industries.