Girl Scout Workshop

 

the Spring 2013 Girl Scout Workshop

Come support the local Girl Scouts with GWIS!

We are looking for activity leaders* and volunteers* for our Graduate Women in Science Girl Scout Workshop. 

The day of the event is February 24 from 9AM-2PM in the basement of the life sciences.

Come help the girls earn their badges in...

Trees

Locavore

Photography

Contact Megan Strayer if you are interested, or for more information at mvs5389@psu.edu

Mandated Reporter Training required*

 

Past Events

Girl Scout Workshop in 2012 Spring: Exploration Day 2012, conjunction with the Eberly College of Science Outreach Office.

  • How to communicate the science in interesting ways
  • Science activities
  • ┬áMultimedia presentations
  • ┬áStudent developed displays and activities

Girl Scout Workshop in 2011 Fall: Why in the World!

Topics:

  • How Microscopes Work
  • Nanotechnology in Everyday Life
  • Science in the kitchen
  • Science and Art
  • Biomedical Science
  • Career Panel
  • Lab Tour

Girl Scout Workshop in 2010: Math, Maps and More!


  The group in 2009 studied these topics (Eco-Action):
  • Studying environmental issues
  • Incorporating eco-action steps in daily life
  • Recycling and Energy saving actions
  • And learning about alternatve energy


Check out pictures from "Eco-Action"!


  The group in 2008 studied these topics (Oceanography):
  • Performing water distillation
  • Testing water quality
  • A hands-on study of ocean creatures
  • And learning how modern technology uses the ocean for energy


Check out pictures from "From Shore to Sea"!


  The group in 2007 studied these topics:
  • Recyclable Items
  • Infrastructure: Water Filtration
  • Blueprint Design
  • New Technology and Comparing Technology

Sponsors:

Eberly College of Science Outreach Office

VWR

Giant

Weis

WalMart