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FWCS Hosts STEM Conference For Girls

Fort Wayne Community Schools and the Girl Scouts of Northern Indiana-Michiana are hosting the 4th Annual STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Conference for girls in grades K-12 on Saturday, May 20, at Snider High School, 4600 Fairlawn Pass.

Middle and high school girls will experience STEM career explorations from 8 a.m.-noon. Students in grades K-12 will enjoy STEM exhibits from 1-4 p.m. The conference will include an afternoon of interactive STEM activities designed to encourage girls to think like a scientist and explore innovative concepts. Hannah Strong, meteorologist for WANE TV, will be the keynote speaker for the event.

The cost of the conference is $2 and includes a Girl Scout membership. Students can register at their school through Monday, May 15. For additional information, parents can contact LaTheresa King at Latheresa.king.