Engineering Mini-Camp for High School Girls

Saturday, February 6, 2016

A separate program for parents is offered as an option for parents of girls who attend the camp.

Typical Camp Schedule

Time Activity
9:00–9:30a Check-In/Breakfast
9:30–10:00a Opening Session
10:10–10:55a Laboratory Session #1
11:05–11:50a Laboratory Session #2
12:00–12:30p Engineering as a Career Choice Panel Discussion
12:30–1:30p Lunch
1:30–2:00p Engineering Student/Co-op Panel Discussion
2:15–3:00p Laboratory Session #3
3:10–3:55p Laboratory Session #4
4:00p Wrap-up/Evaluations  
4:00–4:15p Camp dismissal/pickup

Please check back in early December for updates on the 2016 mini-camp. The mini-camp is offered free of charge to all high school girls, but online preregistration is required and enrollment is limited, so apply early!

For more information, or to be added to our mailing list, teachers and students should contact:

Dr. Vicki Brown
Camp Coordinator
Jill Gilbert
(610) 499-4042

Widener University acknowledges the generous support provided by the following organizations and individuals. Without their assistance, the Girls Camp would not be possible.

The Boeing Company: Sponsor of the Aerodynamics Lab
Dow Chemical Co: Sponsor of the Materials Lab
Exelon Corporation: Sponsor of the Energy Conversion Lab
Merck & Co: Sponsor of the Pharmaceutical Lab
Dr. Doug Williamson: Sponsor of the Roller Coaster Lab

Thank you to our sponsors!

The following presentations are now available for download: