Middle School Girls in Science

Photo: Rachel Ormiston/Burke Museum
Photo: Rachel Ormiston/Burke Museum

Meet scientists at the Burke and across the UW campus!

Designed for students age 13+ in grades 7–8, the Middle School Girls in Science program provides a collaborative and supportive environment for you to try out a variety of STEM fields and approaches. 

We will meet a new team of specialists and will explore a different topic together each week. This spring’s topics will include Medical Physics, Ornithology, Paleobotany, and Geochemistry.  

Priority acceptance is granted to applicants seeking to develop self-confidence in their STEM skills, and students with limited access to STEM role models and/or science resources.

Ages: Grades 7–8

Cost: FREE 

Session Dates: 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. on April 21, April 27, May 5, May 12, and May 19 

Apply: Applications are now closed.


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