RES.2-005 | Spring 2015 | High School

Girls Who Build: Make Your Own Wearables Workshop


Workshop Schedule

7:30 AM to 8:30 AM Volunteers: Set-up
8:30 AM to 9 AM Girls Arrive; Check-in
9 AM to 9:30 AM Introduction, icebreaker, and overview of the day; “What is engineering?” lecture
9:30 AM to 10 AM Mechanical design lecture with keynote speaker Katy Olesnavage (MIT graduate student)
10 AM to 11 AM Group 1: Design Bracelet
Group 2: Tech Innovation Lab Tour
11 AM to 12 PM Group 2: Design Bracelet
Group 1: Tech Innovation Lab Tour
12 PM to 1 PM Lunch and Wearables lecture with keynote speaker Mike Gibson, (embr labs)
1 PM to 1:30 PM Introduction to programming and circuits with speaker Gavin Lund (Lincoln Laboratory Instructor)
1:30 PM to 3:30 PM Wearable electronics lab
3:30 PM to 4 PM Closing remarks, reflections, and raffle
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