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GIST program at American Helicopter Museum

The American Helicopter Museum and Education Center is offering a great way to empower and stoke your daughters’ and granddaughters’ interest in the sciences with the GIST Program! Students from grades 3 thru 12 are welcome, and if they have siblings who want to get involved, a family discount is available. The innovative 10-week classes meet biweekly on Saturdays from October 19, 2019 to March 21, 2020. The kick-off is October 19th, so check out the article below and get your girls registered today!

Girls in Science and Technology Program

Attempting to bridge the technology gender gap in industry, the Girls in Science and Technology Program (GIST) is a collaborative effort developed by the AHMEC and the Girl Scouts of Eastern Pennsylvania to offer a fun and educational hands-on program where girls engage in classes in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). Each year the girls explore a different topic through hands-on activities and fun interactive sessions.

Each class is mentored by female college students in the STEM fields from local universities. In turn, the female college students are mentored by regional industry leaders from companies such as The Boeing Company, Enersys and Greene Tweed.

For more information and details on registration, visit:
Source: Girls in Science and Technology Program | American Helicopter Museum and Education Center

 

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