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Women In Stem Day At Nauticus – March 19, 2016

Come out and celebrate professional women in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) on Saturday, March 19 at Nauticus from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Learn, explore and challenge your mind as you engage with area scientists, have an opportunity to build a remote operated vehicle (ROV), learn about electrical snap circuits and see a squid dissection up close and personal. Guests can also enjoy STEM-related activities throughout the day led by Nauticus educators. The following groups will be in attendance for visitors to “meet and greet”:


  • Army Corps of Engineers
  • Girl Scout Council of Colonial Coast
  • Granby High School Girls in Engineering Team
  • McAllister Towing & Transportation
  • Mid-Atlantic Regional Maintenance Center (MARMC)
  • National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
  • Norfolk Naval Shipyard
  • Norfolk Technical Center
  • U.S. Navy Fleet Forces Command

Women in Stem Day is included in regular Nauticus admission. Girl scout attendees will have the ability to earn an Explore Nauticus patch. For more information, call 757-664-1041.