Williams Girls Rock Science℠ WeekendCost:
Free with AdmissionDate: Sept 23, 2017 Daily until Sept 24, 2017
WILLIAMS Girls Rock Science Weekend
Sept. 23 and 24
With hands-on STEM activities to acquaint girls with a wide range of STEM careers, this weekend-long event is designed to get girls of all ages excited about science and technology.
Activities include opportunities to:
Virtually build your own rollercoaster and follow cell phone pings with Verizon!
Climb inside and see how self-driving cars actually work!
Check out the Construction Zone to explore careers while participating on hands-on projects.
Bring the little ones to explore the new Girls Rock Science Pre-K area, sponsored by Tender Care Learning Centers.
Step inside a mobile STEM lab!
Check out the coding and robotics area.
See what cool activities local schools are doing in the classroom to learn about STEM.
Solve a crime at the Girls Rock Science Forensics Lab! Learn about crime solving, and see how your fingerprints show up on evidence.
Learn what it takes to be a pharmacist, explore how to calculate dosage and how to fill prescriptions.
Stop by the City of Pittsburgh area, and learn about the departments that protect you every day – fire, bomb squad, police, IT services, public works, and more.
See the KDKA TV Mobile Weather Lab and become a weather expert reporting from the field.
Meet KDKA News personalities and show your reporting skills at the KDKA TV kiosk.
In partnership with
University of Pittsburgh – Engineering Dept
Allegheny County Library
Uber Advanced Technologies
Carnegie Mellon University
Tender Care Learning Centers
University of Mount Union
Commonwealth Charter Academy
Housing Authority of the City of Pittsburgh
Clean Slate E3
Robert Morris University, School of Engineering, Mathematics & Science
The Builders Guild of Western PA
The City of Pittsburgh
|Sep 23, 2017 - Sep 24, 2017||10:00 am - 5:00 pm|