4th Annual STEM Conference for Girls

Antelope Valley College and The Antelope Valley Union High School District will once again be hosting our 4th Annual STEM Conference for Girls on Saturday, March 5, 2016, from 8:00am to 3:00pm at The Center for Career Technical Education in Palmdale. The conference is attended by 100 young women in grades 6-12, as well as a group of approximately 50 of their parents. The goal of the event is to promote education and careers in STEM to young women through fun and exciting hands-on activities. Sudents have fun exploring science, technology, engineering and math throught hands-on workshops. Learn more by visiting https://www.avc.edu/palmdale/stem/events.

Last year students explored STEM in the following workshops:

Computer Programming Fun, Robots in Medicine, From Sun to Electricity, Burning Calories - The Energy in your Food, NASA is With You When You Fly: Flying with Bernoulli,  

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Program Contact Info
First Name: 
Sharon
Last Name: 
Dalmage
Title: 
Director
Email: 
sdalmage@avc.edu
Location: 
1156 East Ave. S
Palmdale, CA 93550
United States
Social Media
Social Media Type: 
https://youtu.be/XfNCx352_jo
Program Details
Year Established: 
1929
Affiliation: 
AAUW
Program Focus: 
Biology
Program Focus: 
Computer Science
Program Focus: 
Earth and Environmental Science
Program Focus: 
Engineering
Program Focus: 
General Science
Program Focus: 
Math
Program Focus: 
Robotics
Program Focus: 
Space Science/Aerospace/Rocketry
Program Focus: 
Technology
Girls served annually: 
150
Boys served annually: 
50
Organization Info
Organization Name: 
Antelope Valley College
Organization Contact Info
First Name: 
Sharon
Last Name: 
Dalmage
Title: 
Program Manager, Science & Math Institute
Email: 
sdalmage@avc.edu
Location: 
1156 East Ave. S P.O. Box 210438
Palmdale, CA
United States
Phone: 6617226300ext6527
Slug: 
4th-annual-stem-conference-for-girls-2

Available Resources/Activities

workshops/classes/training
STEM curriculum/activities
speakers
girls interested in STEM

Needed Resources/Activities

workshops/classes/training
STEM curriculum/activities
girls interested in STEM
conferences

Collaboration Interests

working with K-12 schools
working with higher education
sponsorship
outreach/community events
joint event planning

Populations Served

high school
2 year college

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