Girl Day at UT Austin, including Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day and the Girl Day STEM Festival, will be held on Saturday, Feb. 22 on the UT Austin campus from 11:30 am- 5 pm. More than 8,000 elementary, middle and high school students are expected to participate with more than 1,500 volunteers from over 160 student organizations, research groups, community organizations, and companies. Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day (Girl Day) is an international event celebrated during Engineers Week each year.
Students and their parents or educators are invited to UT for an afternoon of hands-on science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fun. UT’s national award-winning Girl Day, presented by the Women in Engineering Program (WEP), gives elementary and middle school students a chance to explore STEM through grade-appropriate, hands-on activities hosted by volunteer scientists, engineers, and STEM enthusiasts from more than 160 student organizations, research centers, corporate partners and community organizations. Both girls and boys are welcome!
For more information, contact Nancy Nitardy at 512-841-7315.