GetSET Overview

The SWE-SCV Get Science, Engineering and Technology or "GetSET" program is a one of a kind, hands on program for high school girls of underrepresented ethnic groups to show them that engineering is fun, creative, improves lives, and is an exciting career option.

Engineering is innovation . . . it is invention . . . it’s one of the most exciting and essential fields there is. Engineers design . . .
-- Clean Water Systems -- Video Games -- Eye glasses
-- Medical Devices -- Hospitals -- Tractors
-- Cell phones -- Air conditioning -- Robots
-- Windmills -- Wheel chairs -- Search engines
-- Ipods -- Roller coasters -- Plastics
-- The internet -- Artificial organs -- Canals
-- Airplanes -- Solar panels -- Cameras
-- Spaceships -- Vaccines -- Microwave ovens
-- Roadways -- Trains -- Playgrounds
. . . and more . . .

Check out these sites for more info about engineering!

http://societyofwomenengineers.swe.org
http://www.discoverengineering.org
http://www.tryengineering.org
http://www.greatachievements.org/