WHEATON – The American Association of University Women Jane Addams Branch will host Tech Savvy, a day-long program aimed at introducing sixth- to ninth-grade girls to STEM subjects, on May 10, according to a news release from the group.
The event will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Illinois Institute of Technology Rice Campus, and will teach public speaking skills and feature hands-on workshops in science, technology engineering and math. Activities include working with robots, candy, ice cream, music and more.
There will also be a Tech Savvy one-day program for mothers and mentors focusing on financing college and the importance of STEM education.
The program has a non-refundable $5 cost for each adult and child, which covers breakfast, lunch and shirts for the girls in attendance.
Visit www.aauw.org/what-we-do/stem-education/tech-savvy to register before May 7.