Penn Relays Carnival
10 a.m.-4 pm., Franklin Field, 235 S. 33rd St. Join the fans at the 105th
running of the Penn Relays. Pick up your complimentary tickets at Penn ticket
office (235 S. 33rd St.), weekdays 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Mention the "daughters"
offer and bring Penn ID. Ticket Office 898-6151.
Nike Track Test at Penn Relays
10 a.m.-4 p.m., Franklin Field (Relays Village) 235 S. 33rd St. The Athletic
Department knows that when girls play, everyone wins. Your daughter can
try her hand at various track and field event skills at the Nike Track Test.
You must have Penn Relays tickets to participate (see above).
Careers in Law Enforcement, Public Safety and Security
10 a.m.-noon, Public Safety Building, 4040 Chestnut Street. Come talk
with some of the women who work in the Division of Public Safety. Meet a
detective, a police chief, a bike patrol officer, a victim advocate and
others. Tour of the new Public Safety building and snacks included. Reservations:
Rose Hooks at 898-8762 or firstname.lastname@example.org
10-11 a.m., Room 311, Towne Building, 3718 220 S. 33rd. Ever wonder what
engineers do? Learn about the strength of materials and structures! Design
and build your own bridge with spaghetti and gumdrops. Presented by the
Society of Women Engineers. Reservations: email@example.com.
Laying the Foundation for a Successful 21st Century Career
10-11 a.m., Room 167-8, McNeil Bldg., 3718 Locust Walk. Patricia Rose,
Director of Career Services, will offer her suggestions for career success
in the 21st century world of work. Tell your daughter to bring her questions
on the outlook for career fields of interest to her. This session is most
suitable for girls 12-15 years old, but all are welcome. Reservations: Sue
or call 898-4827.
On Becoming a Scientist, Doctor, and Health Care Teacher
11 a.m.-noon, Room 225, Johnson Pavilion, 3610 Hamilton Walk. Dr. Helen
Davies will teach you about infectious diseases and how to avoid them. You
can have fun learning, and then teach your family and friends. She will
also talk about becoming a scientist, doctor and educator. This session
is most suitable for girls 12-15 years old. Reservations: Orna Rosenthal
at 898-5116 or firstname.lastname@example.org
WXPN Radio Station Tour
11 a.m. and 2 p.m., 3905 Spruce Street (meet at front door). WXPN is
Penn'spublic radio station. Take a peek at the inner-workings of a radio
station with a tour of the control rooms and offices of WXPN. Reservations:
Eva Brothers at 573-3340 or email@example.com
(limit: 12 per tour).
Meet Dr. Debbie-YM Magazine
11a.m. -noon, 7 Ravdin, Conference Room HUP, 34th and Spruce. Your body
is growing and changing, an exciting and sometimes scary time. Bring your
health questions and concerns to an open forum with Debbie Driscoll, M.D.
and her colleagues. Dr. Debbie from YM magazine is an expert at Penn in
adolescent gynecology. Reservations: Eryn Dobeck at 662-7846 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Mentors Make a Difference!
11 a.m.-noon, Center for Community Partnerships, 133 S. 36th, 5th Fl.
Conference Room. Ever wonder what a mentor is and why everyone seems to
have one? This is an opportunity for you to find out what mentors do, if
you should have a mentor, if you can be a mentor, and how to find a mentor
for yourself. Presented by Penn Faculty, Staff and Alumni Volunteer Service.
Reservations: Isabel Sampson-Mapp at 898-2020 or email@example.com
Lunch at the Faculty Club
11:30 a.m.-2 p.m., 2nd floor, 200 S. 36th Street. Members and non-members
are invited to the Faculty Club for buffet lunch with their daughter/young
guest. Adults: $6.75. Young Guest: $3.50 discounted rate. Presented by the
Beverages at Chats
11 a.m.-1:30 p.m., 3800 Locust Walk. Free fountain beverage for Take
Our Daughters to Work Day sponsor and visitor. Presented by Dining Services.
1-2 p.m., University Museum, 33rd and Spruce, Classroom #1, 1st floor
(use Kress entrance, east side of Museum). Mary Anne Clairmont, R.D., nutritionist
for Penn's Student Health, will be presenting a talk on body image. Beauty,
health and fitness come in all sizes. Celebrate the beauty and diversity
of all our natural sizes and shapes. Learn the facts about weight-loss dieting,
health, and body size. Reservations: call Orna Rosenthal 898-5116 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Character Counts: Do the Right Thing
1:30-2 p.m., Room 410 McNeil Bldg., 3718 Locust Walk. The Office of Audit
and Compliance presents an interactive discussion on how character counts
in a girl's life at home, school and career. Reservations: Julie Lawson
at 898-1936 or email@example.com
Anthropologists in the Making
2-3 p.m., University Museum, 33rd & Spruce (use Kress entrance, east
side of Museum). A tour of the Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology highlighting
collections and a presentation on careers in the museum field. Presented
by the Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Reservations: call Joe Sivick
For more information contact Orna Rosenthal, Human Resources Quality
of Worklife, at 898-5116 or visit the Human Resources web site at www.hr.upenn.edu/quality.