Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day (IGED) at Argonne National Lab
Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013 -
Spend the day with Argonne mentors who will talk to you about your interests
and possible careers!
Argonne National Laboratory welcomed a group of eighth-grade girls to the “Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day (IGED)” event on Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013 during National Engineering Week. The event focused on introducing girls to engineering, math, and science careers through hands-on activities and direct interaction with engineers and scientists.
For more information visit:
Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day at Argonne National Lab - (Argonne DEP website)
Girls, it was great!
- Introducing a Girl to Engineering - A Day at Argonne National Lab
Read what the Honorable Dot Harris, Director, Office of Economic Impact and Diversity at the U.S. Department of Energy wrote about her day at Argonne for IGED 2013
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- Read "Girls gear up for engineering careers," an article on Argonne's annual "Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day," ran in Medill Reports.
- Introduce A Girl To Engineering Day - national website
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