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Attention 7th and 8th Grade Girls!

The Association for Women in Science

presents a Science and Engineering

career workshop entitled


"Discovering the Scientist Within"



All 7th and 8th grade girls and their parents! You are invited to attend a FREE workshop called "Discovering the Scientist Within". This event will be held at Oregon State University on Saturday, November 4, from 8:15 am - 12:45pm. The morning includes hands on activities and the opportunity to meet successful women engineers, doctors, veterinarians, research scientists, and university professors. Field trips to OSU science labs, Hewlett-Packard, and Good Samaritan Hospital will introduce girls to a variety of careers in science and engineering. Parents are welcome to attend tours and/or the parent workshop, which is designed to give parents tips for encouraging their daughters in science and engineering careers. A midmorning snack is included. Parents, the girls need your support! You can help by encouraging them to mail their registration quickly and by organizing car pools to the OSU campus. Have your daughter bring a friend! Questions? Call Sylvia Harvey at (541) 754-6637 or send e-mail to <>.

Registration deadline is October 27, 2000. First girls to register get first choice of tours. More information will be mailed after you register. If needed students can also register on the day of the event but come early! Mail application to: Sylvia Harvey, 3775 SW Country Club Dr., Corvallis OR, 97333.






Name__________________________________ School________________________

Address__________________________________________ Grade______ City___________________________________

Phone________________________ Will parent attend? ______________

My daughter has permission to attend the "Discovering the Scientist Within" Science workshop on November 4, 2000. If necessary, she may ride with another parent or tour leader to attend the workshop’s field trips. Some of the field trips will be off campus and transportation will be in private vehicles. I will not hold the driver or tour leader responsible in case of accident in connection with this workshop.

Parent or Guardian_________________________________Date_____________