Who – 6th, 7th, and 8th grade girls (sorry, no parents allowed!)
What – A day of fun science and engineering activities
When – May 13th, 2017  
Where – At UAB 

Check in will begin from 8:00am to 8:30am. The event will end at 2:45pm. 


Each year, participants attend three workshops, including one in the health sciences, one in engineering or technology, and one in the applied sciences. Workshop areas and topics include:

-Forensic Science
-Reptilian Biology
-Heart dissection and pathology
-Civil Engineering 
-Physical Therapy 
-Electrical Engineering 
-Medical Suturing
-Material Science 
-Environmental Engineering 
-Rehabilitation Robotics  

Pick up and Drop Off: 
The girls will be picked up and dropped off at the Nursing Building:
1701 University Boulevard, Birmingham, AL 35294 
It is located on University Blvd, about 1 block away from the Campus Rec Center. 

There are 3 good and free places to park, indicated on the map wth purple boxes: 
1. Lot 11: Right behind the Nursing Building. Pass the nursing building and take a right at the end of the block (at 18th St S). Take the first left on 9th Ave S. This lot is attached to the Student Health and Wellness Center. 
2. 9th Ave Parking Deck: Right across from the Rec Center. There is no fee if you park there less than 15 minutes. 
3. Lot 7D: Take a right onto 16th St South from University Blvd, at the corner of the Rec center  and then a Left onto 9th Avenue South. You will pass a residence hall called Denman and the parking lot will be straight ahead 

You are also welcome to park at any metered location on Saturday for free. Please avoid parking at handicap spots if you do not have the appropriate tag or otherwise indicated tow-away zones. 


We can't wait to see you at GSED! 
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