Women in STEM Day

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Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 10:00am to 3:00pm

The Franklin Institute joins the national initiative to recognize the remarkable achievements of women in all facets of life – science, community, government, literature, art, sports, and medicine. Join us for a day dedicated to spotlighting female role models and their impact on our world, and hear from the region’s top experts in a variety of STEM fields including medicine, neuroscience, physics, and engineering.

Activities to celebrate Women in STEM Day:

• Science Spotlight! Female scientists from across the region, including our very own, share their science stories through hands-on demos and flash talks. 

• Hands-on activities, featuring local partners from a variety of STEM fields, showcase the many opportunities available to women in the STEM arena.

• Performances by Philadelphia Studio Ballet  

The event is in observance of National Women’s History Month, dedicated to recognizing and celebrating the diverse and historic accomplishments of women. 

Included with General Museum Admission

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