Girl Scouts of Central Texas (GSCTX) is in need of professionals who can commit 2 hrs and offer Girl Scouts between ages of 9-17 assistance with their challenge project. The challenge is a 4 week process where they are assianged an Austin related engineering challenge relating to either water and drought management, transportation and traffic problems, or green or sustainable building challenges. Over the 4 weeks the various Girl Scout teams are offered 3 dates to come and meet with mentors that might help shed light on their assigned challenge, help clarify team's ideas, explain the various factors that may have yet to be considered, present ways to approach the challenge and give insight to these issues. Mentors may also be asked to give recommendations on how to present finding/ideas or how to find a way to show their results.
If you like science fairs, teaching science, and engineering and would like to help inspire young minds, this volunteer opportunity is for you!
the availabe days times are below. If you are intersted, Please specify which date/time and any special area of expertice (if any)
- Thursday, October 6 th from 5:30pm-7:30pm at GSCTX headquarter (12012 Park Thirty-five circle, 78753
- Tuesday, October 11 th from 5:30pm-7:30pm at GSCTX headquarter
- Sunday, October 16 th from 2:00pm-4:00pm at GSCTX headquarter
- Mechanical Engineering
- Civil Engineering
- Environmental Science
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- 2 hrs