Girls in Ocean Science Teen Conferences

GIOS Middle School Teen Conference: February 14, 2015

GIOS High School Teen Conference: March 21, 2015

These exciting conferences are dedicated to inspiring young women to pursue degrees and careers in the sciences. Sixteen prominent female scientists from around the country will interact with the girls in a series of hands-on workshops aboard our research vessel, Sea Explorer, and in the Ocean Institute’s teaching labs. The conferences, split into two day-long programs, are designed for enthusiastic middle and high school girls who have an interest in science. Girls will explore careers in areas such as oceanography, marine ecology, astronomy, biochemistry, and deep sea and space exploration. Reservations are required; please see below for registration dates.

Time: 8:30am – 4pm
Cost: $20/participant (includes lunch)

Registration dates for both conferences:

Members: November 17, 2014
Non-Members: December 8, 2014

Register online or call (949) 496-2274.

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Presenters for the GIOS Middle School Teen Conference – February 14, 2015

Speaker names coming soon.

Presenters for the GIOS High School Teen Conference – March 21, 2015

Speaker names coming soon.