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2010 August 30

Science conference for high-school girls

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On Saturday 9 Oct 2010, UCSC is hosting a science conference for high-school girls from the Monterey Bay Area.

Danielle Feinberg, director of photography at Pixar Animation Studios, will give a keynote talk: “To Infinity and Beyond! The Math and Science Behind Movie Making.”  There will also be a hands-on workshop.

This sort of outreach seems more likely to be helpful in creating more female engineers than efforts like Nerd Girls, which I’ve posted about before.

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  1. […] Horizons conference to interest high-school girls in math and science.  (I mentioned it briefly in a previous blog post.) This year they had Danielle Feinberg of Pixar Animation Studios as their keynote speaker: […]

    Pingback by Expanding Your Horizons « Gas station without pumps — 2010 October 12 @ 00:04 | Reply

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