The sixth annual S.E.T. in the City- A Day of Career Exploration in Science, Engineering & Technology for High School Girls will take place on Saturday, April 12th, 2014. Students begin the day at Boston University, travel to area venues including Harvard, Emmanuel, Simmons, Wentworth, and Biogen for lunch and laboratory activities, and end the day with a keynote and college student panel at the Microsoft NERD Center. The program will begin at 9:00 am and conclude at 5:00 pm.
Participating students will take part in hands-on activities, hear from and interact with students and professionals in SET fields, learn about cutting edge research that will change the world, and find out how to prepare for careers in Science, Engineering, and Technology.
Interested students may pre-register for the event online at http://www.bostongirlsstem.
org/set/apply.html. The cost of attending is $15.00. Students who are eligible for a free lunch program may attend for a reduced fee of $5.00. Please note, we are not able to host large groups from any one school and reserve the right to limit registration to ten students per school.
This event is sponsored by the Boston Area Girls STEM Collaborative, which includes representatives from the following organizations and institutions: Boston University, Emmanuel College, Harvard University, M.I.T., Northeastern University, Science Club for Girls, Simmons College, UMass Boston, and WGBH.