Past and Upcoming Events

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Expanding Your Horizons Conference on March 17, 2016

University of Maine have begun planning for the 2016 Expanding Your Horizons conference. This year’s conference will be held on Thursday, March 17th at the University of Maine. The conference offers middle school girls from across Maine the chance to experience careers in the STEM fields. Experience is gained through interactive-workshops led by female role models employed […]

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4-H Girls from Portland area for Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day

  Since 2009 UMaine’s College of Engineering and UMaine Cooperative Extension hosted as many as 100 young high school and middle school girls from Maine 4-H clubs in four Maine counties.  This is the first time that GEM is involved in inviting the elementary school age girls.  There will be about 10 4-H girls and […]

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Girl Scouts Engineering Series

Four girls scouts from Hermon and one from Veazie with two troop leaders are participating in the Regional Girl Scouts Engineering Series program.  They are spending an hour each Thursday afternoons from 4pm-5pm in different engineering labs of the UMaine Engineering College.  

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