Career Exploration Event for Girls Ages 13-21
Women + Math: Infinite PossibilitiesCareer Exploration Event for Girls Ages 13-21. 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., October 15. College of Southern Maryland, La Plata Campus, Center of Business and Industry (BI) Building, 8730 Mitchell Road, La Plata. The Women + Math conference is an all-day event designed to give girls an opportunity to spend time with successful women in careers that draw heavily on math: health science, computer science, architecture, engineering, physics, meteorology and cyber security. Girls will participate in workshops, as well as meet one-on-one with women in their fields of interest. The day includes breakfast and lunch, hands-on workshops, career panel discussion and a keynote address by St. Marys Ryken High School Dean of Academics Barbara Ives, who was in the first class of females graduating from the U.S. Naval Academy. To pre-register for Women + Math, visit www.csmd.edu/ISTEM/womenandmath. Registrations received by Oct. 10 will be entered in a special drawing for a $50 gift certificate. Free. 301-934-7808, firstname.lastname@example.org.