Here is a collection of photos from past events
Girls Connect Intro to FIRST LEGO League for Middle School Girls March 2015
On March 28th, 2015, seven teams of 5 girls each, ages 8-13, participated in an introductory workshop to FIRST LEGO League in Holyoke, MA. They learned how to build and program LEGO robots to complete real-world tasks, then tested their robots on a playing field.
Girls Connect March 2014
On March 29th, 2014, about 40 midde school girls from Western Massachusetts came to UMass Amherst to learn the basics of robots and get inspired in STEM subjects.
UMass Women in Engineering and Computing Career Day 2013
On October 28th, 2013 high school girls from across the state learn the basics of computing using Scratch.
Girls Connect 2013
On April 6, 2013, girls ages 8-13 participated in the introduction to FIRST LEGO League. They were matched up with coaches and professional engineers to learn how to build and program LEGO robots to do real-world tasks.
COE, CS Community College Day a UMass Amherst, 2013
On March 28, community college students interested in computer engineering and computer science visited the school to prarticipate in lab tours, faculty discussions, and a transfer panel to give the students a perspective of transferring to a four year university.
Women in Computing and Engineering Career Day at UMass Amherst, 2013
On March 3, the engineering program and the Society of Women Engineers at the University of Massachusetts Amherst hosted the "Women in Engineering and Computing Career Day " geared towards female high school students (grades 9-12) to introduce them to the field of engineering.
Springfield Technical Community College Senior Projects - May 9, 2012
Artbotics at Northern Essex Community College- November 3, 2011
Students create art out of basic technological items.
Girls Connect Album - April 16, 2011
"Girls can do anything"
Seven teams of five girls each, coming from Western Mass. towns came to the "Girls Connect", an all-girl introduction to FIRST LEGO League where they learnt how to build and program LEGO robots.
"I learned how to program a robot and about science"
Girls Connect Album - January 29, 2011
Mobile Boot Camp - February 4, 2011
CS ED Week - December 5-11, 2010