Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day!

16939513_10102936247982629_844274233805237586_nEngineers Week is a national celebration of everything engineering! This week long celebration in February encourages various institutions, organizations, and corporations across the nation to showcase how engineers make a difference in our world and why they are so important to society. Engineers Week is also a great way to promote engineering and inspire, young and old, to learn more about it.

To celebrate Engineers Week, WIEP, the Society of Women Engineers, and Illinois Tool Works partner to host Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day at UIC. High school students from all across the Chicago-land area are invited to spend a morning of engineering fun with us! Students participate in various engineering-related activities and get an opportunity to meet professional engineers as well current UIC engineering students, faculty, and staff. Check out our youtube video to learn more about IGED 2017!