PITA Fiscal Year 2013 Projects

Summer Engineering Experience for Girls (SEE)

Lead University: Carnegie Mellon University
PI: Alicia Angemeer ICES
Co-PI: Gary Fedder ICES, ECE, Annette Jacobson ICES, ChemE, Susan Finger CEE, Lynn Berard University/Science Libraries, Rhonda Moyer, ICES

The Summer Engineering Experience for Girls (SEE) shares the university’s educational resources with the local community: offering a two-week summer camp in which 20-24 area middle school girls engage in engineering activities led by Carnegie Mellon students, faculty and staff. SEE provides an opportunity for young girls to gain hands-on experience and knowledge about education and careers in math, science and engineering.