GCSC to host "Girls' Night" to promote STEM education

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Gulf Coast State College, Bay District Schools and local industry partners are hosting “Girls’ Night” in conjunction with National Engineers Week. The event is designed to provide middle school girls in the community with the opportunity to learn about STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) careers. They will be able to explore the Advanced Technology Center and participate in fun, hands-on activities in Engineering, 3D Printing, Unmanned Vehicle Systems (UVS), Cybersecurity, Computer Science and Digital Design. Refreshments will also be provided.

The event will be held on Wednesday, February 21, 2018 from 5:15 – 7:30 p.m. in GCSC’s Advanced Technology Center. The event is free to attend but space is limited. Please RSVP to holdntk@bay.k12.fl.us to reserve a spot.

For additional information, please contact Katie McCurdy at 767.4539 or Terry Holdnak at 767.5299.