SDSU/CPP’s virtual Femineer Summit

San Diego State University & Cal Poly Pomona's College of Engineering Femineer® Program San Diego County
San Diego County Virtual Event
  • 05/12/2021 9:00 am - 10:30 am (PST)
  • Free
    • Grades 3-5
    • Grades 6-8
    • Grades 9-12

About this event

San Diego State University's College of Engineering Femineer® Program is excited to cohost its 1st virtual Femineer® Summit on May 12, 2021 from 9-10:30am (PST) with our fellow university affiliate partners at Cal Poly Pomona! Attendees will be able to see a showcase of current Femineer® students' Femineer® Creative Robotics, Wearable Technology, or Pi Robotics projects in addition to participate in a Q&A session with inspirational female STEM leaders and industry partners. Our Femineer® Teacher of the Year and the Ellen Ochoa SDSU Femineer® Program Alumna Scholarship awardee will also be announced. The deadline to register is Friday, April 30, 2021.

 The Femineer® Program was originally created and funded by Cal Poly Pomona’s College of Engineering in 2013 to inspire additional females to pursue Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) in their education and career. SDSU’s College of Engineering adopted the Femineer® Program Fall 2016. The program provides K-12 students with project-based learning, female engineering student mentors, and opportunities to visit a Femineer® affiliate university, while building a sustainable program and community for current and future STEM leaders. Each Spring semester, Femineer® students attend a Femineer® Summit either at a Femineer® affiliate university partner or a district/school. This Spring 2021, SDSU and CPP will be hosting a joint virtual Femineer® Summit on Wednesday, May 12th, 9am-10:30am (PST) and will be opening up spots to K-12 STEM students and educators in addition to current Femineer® students. The summit will consist of a Femineer® student project showcase, inspirational guest speakers, and an interactive Q&A session with empowering female STEM leaders and industry partners. To register, please visit our registration page: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/7C977BN. Deadline to register is April 30, 2021 or before spots are filled. For more information about the Femineer® Program, visit our webpage: https://www.engineering.sdsu.edu/explore/femineer_program.aspx or follow us on Twitter/Instagram (@Femineer_SD).

The Femineer® Program is open to all schools for all students. California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, and San Diego State University, prohibits discrimination in employment, educationalprograms, and activities on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, disability, genetic information, status as a U.S. veteran, service in the U.S. military, sexual orientation, gender identity, associational preferences, or any other classification that deprives the person of consideration as an individual.The Universities also affirms its commitment to providing equal opportunities and equal access to Universities facilities. For additional information contact the CPP Office of Institutional Equality and Compliance Office number: 909-869-4646/ SDSU’s Division of Diversity and Innovation at 619-594-0167 or diversity@sdsu.edu.

Details

  • Event Type
    Virtual
  • Date(s)
    1. May 12 9:00 am - 10:30 am (PST)
  • Cost
    Free
  • Event website
  • RSVP Link
  • Age Group(s)
    • Grades 3-5
    • Grades 6-8
    • Grades 9-12
  • Professional development opportunity
    No
  • Accessibility Accommodations
    None

Organizer

Virtual Event

If you have any questions about the Femineer® Summit, you can contact our Assistant Director, Bianca Aviña, bavina2@sdsu.edu.

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