On Friday morning, June 26th, Wyatt Lab student researchers hosted a workshop for Ohio University Upward Bound students interested in pursuing STEM degrees. Upward Bound Students extracted DNA during the workshop and talked with their hosts about their experiences as … Continue reading →
The Wyatt Lab Team participated in the 2015 AAUW Tech Savvy day Saturday, May 30th. Tech Savvy is a daylong career conference designed for girls in sixth through ninth grades to learn about science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) fields, … Continue reading →
The Baker University Center was buzzing with excitement on Saturday, May 17, for Ohio University’s first-ever Tech Savvy conference.
Fifty four middle-school girls from 13 counties in Ohio and West Virginia gathered on campus to learn more about the rewarding careers that math, science and engineering have to offer.
The mission of the day, according to event chair and keynote speaker Sarah Wyatt, “”was to encourage middle school girls to continue their education in science, math and engineering. It is important because they are good paying jobs with solid futures, jobs that are increasing now with great potential for the future.” Read the rest of the article here: http://www.ohio.edu/compass/stories/13-14/5/tech-savvy-2014.cfm
Professor Sarah Wyatt talks with the students and parents about her programs research studies for NASA during the Tech Savvy workshop. Photo by Jonathan Adams, Ohio University.