Girls in Ocean Science

Saturday

Feb 18, 2017 – 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

24200 Dana Point Harbor Drive
Dana Point, CA 92629 Map

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General registration is open for the Ocean Institute’s 2017 Girls in Ocean Science Conference on Saturday, February 18, and Saturday, March 18, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. each day. The February 18th conference is for middle school students and the March 18th conference is for high school students.
These exciting conferences are dedicated to inspiring young women to pursue degrees and careers in the sciences. Sixteen prominent female scientists from around the country will interact with the girls in a series of hands-on workshops aboard our research vessel, Sea Explorer, and in the Ocean Institute’s teaching labs. The conferences, split into two day-long programs, are designed for enthusiastic middle and high school girls who have an interest in science. Girls will explore careers in areas such as oceanography, marine ecology, astronomy, biochemistry, and deep sea and space exploration.
Cost is $50/participant (Members receive a 10% discount) and includes a continental breakfast & lunch. Registration required.

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