Location: MIT Picower Institute, 43 Vassar St, 3rd Floor Atrium, Cambridge, MA 02139
Description: The Mass-AWIS Mentoring Committee is excited to have Dr. Connie Chow, Executive Director of Science Club for Girls as our speaker at the Mentoring Circle kick off event.
Sponsors: MIT Picower Institute
6:30-7:00pm: Registration, Networking, and Light Dinner
7:00-8:00pm: Intro and getting to know your circle exercise
8:00-8:30pm: Presentation by Dr. Connie Chow- Executive Director of Science Club for girls
8:30-9:00pm: Q/A, Networking/Conclusion of the evening
Description: Dr. Connie Chow is the first Executive Director of Science Club for Girls, a Cambridge-based not-for-profit that connects over 800 girls in K-12th grades, mostly from underrepresented groups, with women scientists and engineers who guide them in hands-on explorations. Dr. Chow was recently recognized by Mass High Tech as a 2012 Woman to Watch.
Registration: This event is only open to 2012-2013 Mentee/Mentor applicants.