WHEN: February 16, 2015
TIME: 8:00am to 4:00pm
WHERE: Southern Polytechnic State University*
WHO: High School females interested in STEM fields (grades 9th-12th)
WHAT: Learn everything from admission requirements, financial aid, what to do once you've been accepted, campus life, housing, and much more. During the day, you'll have the opportunity to meet current SPSU and KSU faculty, staff, and students! The day's events will feature the majors in the following colleges:
-Southern Polytechnic College of Engineering and Engineering Technology
-College of Computing and Software Engineering
-College of Architecture and Construction Management
and women majoring in Mathematics, Physics, New Media Arts, and Technical Communication.
8-8:30am - Check-in
8:30-9am - Keynote Speaker
9-9:30am - STEM Women of SPSU/KSU panel
9:30-10am - Jobs in Technology panel
10-11am - Campus Tour
11-11:45am - Lunch
11:45am-12:15pm - Organization Fair
12:20-3:30pm - Sessions: Women's Role in STEM, Admission & Financial Aid, Accepted: What's Next?, Housing & Safety, Campus Involvement, Career Survival Skills, Student Q&A, Parent's Role in College
3:45-4pm - Wrap-up
*Southern Polytechnic State University is consolidating with Kennesaw State University to form a new university in 2015. The consolidated institution, named Kennesaw State University, is pending approval in January 2015 by the Southern Association of Colleges & Schools Commission on Colleges and the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia.
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