STEAM-A-THON

Post STEAM-A-THON Survey

 
The STEAM-A-THON is our First All-Girls Event hosted at Lakeland Copper Beech Middle School in Yorktown Heights, NY on January 6th for 75 middle school girls from all schools in the Tri-State area! The STEAM-A-THON is an event sponsored by the HERlead Grant from the partnership between ANN INC and Vital Voices. Throughout the STEAM-A-THON, girls will be rotating through various workshops and learning the basics of several STEAM concepts. Here are some of the workshops we will be holding!

  • ‘”Sweet Science of Chocolate” – Taught by engineers from IBM’s TJ Watson Research Center in Yorktown Heights, NY
  • “Flavor Creations” – Taught by scientists from the Research and Development Team from PepsiCo’s HQ in Purchase, NY
  • “Culinary Innovations” – Taught by scientists from the Research and Development Team from PepsiCo’s HQ in Purchase, NY
  • “Coding in iOS with Swift Playgrounds” –¬†Taught by engineers from the Information Technology Team at PepsiCo’s HQ in Purchase, NY
  • “Virtual Reality” – Taught by engineers from Stanford University’s Computer Science Department

We will be providing free lunch, t-shirts, and SWAG!!

Check in will begin promptly at 8 AM on Saturday, January 6th. The event will end at 4 PM

Update: T-Shirts, Knapsacks, Laptop Stickers, and Virtual Reality Gear are in!!!