Shell High School Girls Day
Held each April during Women in Engineering Week, the Shell High School Girls Day is an outreach and recruitment event, hosted by the OU chapter of Society of Women Engineers, and provides the opportunity for prospective high school women to engage with faculty from various engineering disciplines, and interact with school administration, staff, academic advisors and current students.
Friday, April 6, 2018
What: This program, hosted by OU Society of Women Engineers and sponsored by Shell, from 8:00am to 3:00pm with optional tours from 3-3:30pm, will give high school girls hands on learning into different engineering disciplines as well as the opportunity to talk to professors, college advisors and OU students. PLUS, there will be food, t-shirts, speakers, door prizes and much more!
Who: Current high school girls in the 9th, 10th, 11th and 12th grade in the spring of this academic year should apply. African American, Hispanic/Latina, American Indian/Alaskan Native and or First Generation students are strongly encouraged to apply; however, the program considers all applicants.
Location: Shell High School Girls Day will be held at our ExxonMobil Lawrence G. Rawl Engineering Practice Facility (REPF) at 850 S. Jenkins Ave. in Norman 73019.
Drop Off: We recommend dropping off your students at the west side of Sarkeys Energy Center, located on Jenkins Ave. just south of Boyd St.
Parking: Parking is available in the parking lot of the Lloyd Noble Center 2900 S. Jenkins Ave. Please hop on one of the buses to be transported to the main campus, where we will have volunteers there to direct you to our building. For smaller vehicles, you can park in the Union Parking Garage at 900 Asp Ave. Parking passes will be provided before you exit.