2018 WiSci Camp, Day 5: Advanced App Development with Google

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    Campers learn how STEAM fields are important to addressing global issues such as poverty and hunger.

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    Campers learn how STEAM fields can help us understand and mitigate environmental challenges.

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    Campers spent much of their week learning about app development.

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    One goal of WiSci Camp is to give girls the confidence and camaraderie to pursue further STEAM education long after the camp's conclusion.

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    STEAM differs from STEM because it includes the arts.

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    The day ended with a presentation from the Azerbaijani campers and counselors for their culture night, which included traditional Azerbaijani songs and dances.

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    Campers are benefiting from lessons with engineers from our partners Intel and Google, among others.

The first week of WisCi camp is wrapping up and it is has been a fun and busy week for the girls and counselors. The 100 high school girls from Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, and the U.S. attended classes with Google where they learned the building blocks of Android app development, coding, and much more. Between classes, the girls participated in mentor hours hosted by Google, Intel, the American Society for Microbiology, and MCC. After of busy day of learning, the girls celebrated with cultural nights to share their traditions and heritage with unique and vibrant performances featuring traditional songs and dances.

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