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2024 GMSD has already passed.

Stay tuned for information on next year's event! ​

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This event is open to students of all genders

The Mid-Michigan chapter of Graduate Women in Science invites you and your students to attend our Girls Math and Science Day!

This event is an opportunity for middle school students to work with enthusiastic and knowledgeable scientists at MSU to experience a variety of science fields through activities and demonstrations. Some examples of our past activities include learning to code, extracting DNA from fruit, and using math to study butterflies. We will have: 

Keynote speaker

They're usually an MSU Faculty who makes a 20min presentation their career path and research 

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Julia LouisignauM.S.

Guest speaker

Registered dietitian nutritionist (RDN) and Academic Coordinator for the Master of Science Dietetic Internship at MSU

Science Class

20-min STEM demonstrations

Each student will choose two from: Biology, Math, Chemistry and Physics

Illustrated Map

Scavenger hunt

Compete for prizes!

Science Class

STEM fair-like session

With more than 15 tables to be explored

Ice Cream Flavors

Goodie bag give away,

Ice-cream social,

and more!


GMSD is hosted by: 

Mid-Michigan Chapter of Graduate Women in Science at MSU

MSU Science Festival

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GMSD Committee Chairs


Emily Bolger

PhD Candidate

Department of Computational Mathematics, Science, & Engineering

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Jamily Lorena

PhD Student

Department of Integrative Biology, 

Ecology, Evolution and Behavior Program

Thank you!

The 2024 GMSD would not be possible without our amazing partners and sponsors

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Christopher Potvin, Ph.D.

MSU Alumni

Assistant Professor of

Mathematics and Data Science at Warren Wilson College

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