Penn Relays Carnival
10 a.m.-4 p.m., Franklin Field, 235 S. 33rd St. Join the fans at the
106th running of the Penn Relays.
Nike Track Test at Penn Relays
11 a.m.-4 p.m., 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.
"Smart" Technology: Robotics for Girls
10-11 a.m., Suite 400A, Institute for Research in Cognitive Science,
3401 Walnut Street, A Wing. A fun and fast-paced introduction to the world
of "smart" technology. How can a robot see? Find out with a hands-on
introduction to digitizing images. Come see robots in action in the GRASP
Lab and talk with women engineers about education and career paths in engineering
and computer science.
Careers in Law Enforcement, Public Safety and Security
10 a.m.-noon, Public Safety Building, 4040 Chestnut St. 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.
Laying the Foundation for a Successful 21st Century Career
10-11 a.m., Room 410, McNeil Building, 3718 Locust Walk. Patricia Rose,
Director of Career Services, will offer her suggestions for career success
in the 21st century world of work.
Learn about Veterinary Medicine
10-11 a.m. (ages 9-11) or 1-2 p.m. (ages 12-15), VHUP, main entrance,
3850 Spruce Street. Suzanne Weaver, Client Relations Director at the Veterinary
Hospital, will lead a tour of VHUP including a question and answer session
concerning the profession of Veterinary Medicine (small and large animal).
Surfing the Internet
11 a.m.-noon (ages 9-11) or 2-3 p.m. (ages 12-15), 2nd floor, 3440 Market
St. Join us for an exciting look behind the scenes as we explore the "Best
of the Internet," lead by the finest of UPHS's web team.
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.
Meet Dr. Debbie
11 a.m.-noon, 7 Ravdin, conference room HUP. Bring your health questions
and concerns to an open forum with Dr. Debbie Driscoll and her collegues.
Lunch at the Faculty Club
11:30 a.m.-2 p.m., 3611 Walnut, Inn at Penn, 2nd floor. Faculty Club
members are invited for a discounted buffet lunch with their guests.
Lunch at Cafe Bon Appetit
11:30 a.m.-2 p.m., 37th & Chestnut St. Faculty and staff are invited
for discounted lunch with their guest.
Beverages at Chats
11 a.m.-1:30 p.m., 3800 Locust Walk. Free fountain beverage for sponsor
Character Counts: Do the Right Thing
12:30-1 p.m., University Museum, 33rd & Spruce, Neville Room, 2nd
floor. Office of Audit and Compliance presents an interactive discussion
on how character counts in a girl's life at home, school and career.
Body Wise Nutrition and Health
1-2 p.m., University Museum, 33rd &Spruce , Neville Room, 2nd floor.
Mary Anne Clairmont, nutritionist for Penn's student health, will be presenting
a talk on body image.
1:30-2:30 p.m., room 313, Towne Building, 220 S. 33rd St. Hungry? Don't
just eat! Grab your favorite food from the kitchen and make science experiements.
Backstage at the Annenberg Center
2-3 p.m., Annenberg Center, 3680 Walnut St. Visit the Annenberg Center
for Performing Arts and explore the facinating world of theatre.
Anthropologists in the Making
3-4 p.m., University Museum, 33rd & Spruce. A tour of the Museum
of Archaeology and Anthropoloby highlighting collections and a presentation
on careers in the museum field.