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SAS Volunteers at Geekigirl Conference

2015 GeekiWood Conference

Photo from left: SAS Kendall junior Elizabeth Carpenter, SAS Wolfson junior Alejandra Garza, and SAS Homestead senior Krystal Betances.

Miami, January 14, 2013 - The 2015 GeekiWood Conference was attended by over 400 girls on Saturday, December 5, 2015 and was sponsored by the FIU Center for Women's and Gender Studies and the FIU School of Integrated Science and Humanity. Young ladies from SAS were attendance for a full day of workshops "Where Magical Hollywood Meets Astonishing Science and Technology." More information is available about

Workshops included "How to Build Your Own Robot", "How Art Can Heal", and "Movie Making on your Computer" and the Keynote Speaker was Dr. Steven C. Schlozman who is a professor of psychiatry at Harvard Medical School and is the author of "The Zombie Autopsies."

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