BBF S.M.A.R.T SCHOLARS WORKSHOP SERIES:
The Fashion of Science
SATURDAY, August 2, 2014 l 8:30am - 2:30pm l North Carolina State University, Friday Institute for Educational Innovation Raleigh, NC
WHAT IS THE BBF SMART SCHOLARS WORKSHOP SERIES?
The BBF SMART SCHOLARS Workshop exposes girls to exciting areas of science and provides them the opportunity to engage with collegiate and professional women scientists.
WHAT IS THE 2014 WORKSHOP THEME AND WHAT SHOULD I EXPECT?
The 2014 Theme is "The Fashion of Science: Creativity with Textiles".
Workshop Cores for Young Scholars
Core 1: Textiles and Chemistry
Core 2: Creative Product Development
Core 3: From Concept to Runway: Textiles, Technology, and Fashion
STEM Forum for Parents
Core 1: Supporting your child's STEM Learning
Core 2: Easy Science Learning at Home
Prizes and Awards
Essay: Why is science a part of the Fabric of Life?
500 words presented in a Word or PDF Document only.
Submit Title, Name, Grade, Phone, and Document with the
Subject "Fabric of Life" to Email - Competition@brilliantandbeautiful.org by Tuesday, June 10, 2014.
5 Winners will be selected!
Textile Design: Form is Fashion Design Competion
Develop a design or small structure using textiles, fabric patterns, cloth, prints, etc. The best designs will be selected based upon the functional and emotional aspects of the product, the use of materials, innovation, aesthetic, and usefulness.
Take a picture of your entry. Submit Title, Name, Grade, Phone, and Photo with the Subject "Form is Fashion" to Email - Competition@brilliantandbeautiful.org by Tuesday, June 10, 2014. Finalist will be asked to bring their entry to the event.
10 Winners will be selected!
WHO CAN ATTEND or ENTER THE COMPETITIONS?
THE BBF SMART SCHOLARS Workshop is for girls in grades 5 - 8.
ABOUT THE BRILLIANT AND BEAUTIFUL FOUNDATION
The BRILLIANT AND BEAUTIFUL FOUNDATION supports the aspirations of women in scientific research and scientific enterprise.
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The Brilliant and Beautiful Foundation
The Brilliant and Beautiful Foundation (BBF) supports the aspirations of women in scientific research and scientific enterprise. Our mission is to provide educational support, leadership, and opportunities for women pursuing careers in science.