Girls Are Invited to Attend a Dynamic STEM Event

By: Kim Dunne, Media Manager

STEMDid you know that there are lots of exciting careers girls can have by studying science, technology, engineering, and math? Why not encourage your girls to attend a Tech Savvy event at Tompkins Cortland Community College on April 9?

At the day-long event girls in grades six through nine will participate in workshops like: Cycle for Science on the Sol Cycle; Code Cracking a Cell’s Supercode – All About DNA; Programming Lego Mindstrom Robots; and What’s Statistics Got to Do With M&M’s?

Girls can also choose to participate in savvy skills workshops like: How to Stay Smart and Safe on Social Media and Build a Savvy Future with Critical Thinking Skills.

There will also be a special session for parents and families that shows them how to help girls on their path college and a career.

The cost to attend is $5 and includes a light breakfast, lunch, a savvy girl t-shirt and bag. The deadline to register is April 4. Scholarships are available. For information about fee waivers, contact Sarah Johnson at

To register for this exciting program, click here!

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