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Women in Engineering and Computing Career Day for High School Women

Event Details

October 24, 2016
8:30 am-2:00 pm

Campus Center

Room: Lower Level

UMass Amherst Campus

Handicap access available

Hosted by the Women in Engineering Program and the Society of Women Engineers, this event is geared towards female high school students (grades 9-12) to introduce them to the field of engineering, but other students are welcome.

The keynote speaker will be alumna Alaina Hanlon Adams '05 MSME, '08 Ph.D., who is CEO of HealthyMation, healthcare's first animation studio that puts life-changing care directly in users' hands around the world. 

In addition, there will be a student and alumnae panel, interactive activities that will allow students to explore engineering, and opportunities to talk with industry.


The Campus Center is located in the middle of campus at 1 Campus Center Way. Parking is available in the Campus Center Garage.

More details on directions and parking.

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