Expanding Your Horizons
On the 16th of November 2013, “Expanding Your Horizons” was held in Geneva, this event gave the opportunity to 11 to 14 year old girls to discover the numerous careers available in the areas of science and technology. In order to provide hands-on experience, 23 CERN women participated in the event organising the following workshops “Super frigo!/Any cooler and you'll freeze”, “Voir l'invisible/Seeing the invisible”, “Viens construire un accélérateur de particules dans un bol de salade/Around and around we go…build your own accelerator in a salad bowl”. They also held a career booth presenting general information about CERN and the LHC, the Experiments, and the Diversity Programme.
- CERN Bulletin article written by P. Gagnon
- Article in the Tribune de Genève « Les filles se passionnent aussi pour les sciences »
- Photos of the event!