SMS Middle School Girls attend g4g Day at Nokia Bell Labs
A group of our Middle School young ladies attended a Greenlight for Girls STEM Program at Nokia Bell Labs on Tuesday of this week. Helena C, Renee B, Elena K, Morgan L, Sophia O, Olivia L, Theya L, Sophia L and Katie T joined Nokia for a day of hands-on, interactive, and educational exploration in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. (STEM).
The girls had an opportunity to go through various workshops ranging from optoelectronics to virtual robotics, DNA extraction, programming, and more, all while engaging with role-model Nokia volunteers. This was an educational and free event sponsored by Nokia and presented by Greenlight for Girls, an international organization dedicated to inspire girls of all ages and backgrounds to pursue STEM subjects – Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics – by introducing them to the world of science in fun and exciting ways. They also got a chance to get a insider's glimpse into the innovative and high-tech Nokia Bell Labs.