Blog Archives

Girls Rock Science

Sign up for the Girls Rock Science day camps at WATC. Registration deadline extended. June 1-2 for 6th-8th graders June 15-16 for 9th-12 graders June 29-30 for 3rd-5th graders Girls Rock Science at WATC Flyer

Posted in STEM News Tagged with: , , ,

STEM Outreach Opportunity This Summer

Over 2000 homeless students live within the boundaries of the Wichita Public Schools.  100 of these students will have the opportunity to participate in the Imagine.Believe.Achieve Summer Camp put on by the McKinney-Vento Homeless Program, a program of the Wichita

Posted in Outreach Tagged with: , , , ,

Flinkers

The goal of this activity is for each participant to build a combination of Styrofoam peanut and paperclips that neither floats on top or sinks to the bottom but rather “flinks” (hovers half way between top and bottom).  When the

Posted in Outreach Tagged with: , , ,

Outreach: Air Rockets!

Rockets are always fun! Here are some directions on how to make Air Rockets! WichitaSWEOutreach_AirRockets

Posted in Outreach Tagged with: , , ,

Outreach: Helicopters!

Here are some directions to make fun Helicopters! WichitaSWEOutreach_Helicopters

Posted in Outreach Tagged with: , , ,

Outreach: Solar System Bracelets

Here are some directions for making Solar System Bracelets! WichitaSWEOutreach_SolarSystemBracelets

Posted in Outreach Tagged with: , , ,

Outreach: Diet Coke & Mentos!

Directions for the always fun Diet Coke & Mentos! WichitaSWEOutreach_DietCokeAndMentos

Posted in Outreach Tagged with: , , ,

Outreach: Slime!

Slime is an Engineering Expo favorite. Here are our tips for running a slime booth for up to 1000 kids. Courtesy of Helen Haskin, Wichita Section, Society of Women Engineers.           Materials list scaled for 1000

Posted in Outreach Tagged with: , , ,

Outreach: Straw Rockets

Here are some direction on how to make straw rockets! Straw Rockets http://spaceflightsystems.grc.nasa.gov/     MATERIALS: Paper Fat pencil straw tape scissors                                    

Posted in Outreach Tagged with: , , ,

Outreach: Pneumatic Hydraulic Arm

Check out these instructions to build a Pneumatic Hydraulic Arm! Pneumatic/Hydraulic Arm                           Materials: – 2 notched craft sticks – 2 syringes 10 ml (Amazon.com; Medical supply store) – 3 narrow

Posted in Outreach Tagged with: , , ,

Subscribe

Enter your email address:

Delivered by FeedBurner

Like us on Facebook

Contact Us

Society of Women Engineers
Wichita Area Section
I005 PO Box 1096
Wichita, KS 67201
316-361-6793
Wichitaswe@gmail.com

President:
Hannah Morris
wichitaswe@gmail.com

Vice-President:
Rachel Battershaw
WichitasweVP@gmail.com

Secretary:
Kim Burton
WichitasweSecretary@gmail.com

Treasurer:
Jessica Stitt
WichitasweTreasurer@gmail.com

Section Representative:
Sara Campbell
WichitasweRep@gmail.com

Archives

Special Thanks

We would like to thank the following establishments for providing a location to hold our meetings:

t. - A Tea Bar
Watermark Books & Café
Wichita Water Center