Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day

Dear Parent/Guardian,

The SIUE Society of Women Engineers is sponsoring their annual conference:

Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day
Saturday, February 16, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
SIUE School of Engineering Building
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

The event will be themed “Famous Women in Engineering.” All girls in 5th grade to 8th grade are invited to explore the various fields of engineering while getting a brief lesson in historically famous engineers! There will be a parent session during the event with speakers from SIUE, the Engineering School, and the Society of Women Engineers.

Additional details can be found at: https://sites.google.com/site/swesiue/igeday.

Registration:
All participating students and adults must register on-line at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/introduce-agirl-to-engineering-day-2019-tickets-48699968918. The registration fee is $20.00 per participant (plus a $1.82 registration fee) and must be paid online.

The registration deadline is Friday, January 25, 2019. NO EXCEPTIONS

Transportation:
District 7 will provide bus transportation from Lincoln Middle School to the Southern Illinois University Edwardsville campus for all fifth through eighth grade girls participating in this program. Students must be currently enrolled in District 7. Adults must provide their own transportation. The bus will depart from Lincoln Middle School at 7:40 a.m. on Saturday, February 16, 2019. We will return to Lincoln Middle School at approximately 3:15 p.m.

If you would like for your child to attend the conference with fellow representatives of District 7, please contact Kim Moore kmoore@ecusd7.org.

We hope that you will be able to attend this worthwhile event.

Sincerely,

Kim Moore
kmoore@ecusd7.org

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