Girls in STEAM Conference


Interested in Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics (STEAM)?


Join CaSTL Center for a Girls in STEAM Conference on Saturday, April 27th 9:15 am to 12:30 pm at UC Irvine for ~150 middle and high school girls (grade 6-12th). Participants will learn about STEAM careers and engage in two hands-on activities/lab tour focused on the following and MORE!

- Chemistry - Tickling molecules w/ lasers

- Chemistry - Making the invisible visible with IR light

- Chemistry of chocolate

- Chemistry of acids and bases

- Biology - Isolating DNA from living samples

- Computer coding - Mobile apps

- SciArt - Exhibit incorporating biology and artificial intelligence

- Materials Science - Making polymers

- Physics - Properties of liquid nitrogen

- Engineering - Design Challenge


Registration and liability waivers must be received by April 5th or when capacity is reached to participate.

Contact Dr. Danielle Watt for additional information at or 949-824-9473.