Girls' Science Investigations is a free program for girls in sixth, seventh, and eighth grade who are interested in learning more about science.
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The program will meet on four Saturdays during the 2012-2013 school year at Yale University.
- Saturday, September 29, 2012 (The World of Light)
- Saturday, November 10, 2012 (The Geophysical World)
- Saturday, February 2, 2013 (The World of Sound)
- Saturday, April 13, 2013 (The Oceanographic World)
Each theme-based program will run from 9:00am-2:00pm.
There will be two morning sessions with a snack in between, followed by a pizza lunch and a short afternoon session.
Students will have the opportunity to observe faculty run demonstrations, as well as, participate in hands-on experiments.
Inspiring the girls of today to shape the science of tomorrow.
Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something and that this thing must be attained. - Marie Curie
On winning the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1963: "Winning the prize wasn't half as exciting as doing the work itself. - Maria Goeppert-Mayer