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Workshops | Schedule | Registration | How to Help


What are GEMS?

Each year, since 2005, Girl Scouts from all over Kentucky have visited the University of Kentucky, College of Engineering for this one day event to explore Math and Science. Some of the past workshops have been... find out more

GEMS is a chance to teach girls about:

  • Careers in science
  • The Scientific Method
  • Science in daily life
  • How much math and science are connected

Girls Need Science!
Did you know that even though women make up nearly 52% of the workforce, they only make up 14% of the workforce in science and technology careers?

How to Help
We want you to be a science and technology mentor for girls. You participation in the GEMS program helps girls learn more about how science benefits them... find out more

 

GEMS would like to extend a special thank you to Kentucky America Water, Toyota, LG&E KU, and Michelin

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Event Information

  • November 15, 2014
  • University of Kentucky, College of Engineering
  • Not a Girl Scout and want to attend?
    Contact the Girl Scout Council at 859-293-2621 and registration is just $15! This is just one of many great events that they offer!
  • Schedule
  • Registration
  • Parking Map

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For General Questions Contact:
Vicki Cooper
vicki.cooper@uky.edu
(859)257-8042


Girl Scouting builds girls of courage, confidence, and character who make the world a better place.

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