gemsEach year, since 2005, Girl Scouts from all over Kentucky have visited the University of Kentucky, College of Engineering for this one day event




Girls in Engineering, Math and Science (GEMS) program introduces:

  • Careers in science
  • Scientific methods
  • Science in daily life
  • Connections between math and science


The traditional section on future cities and power systems were complemented in 2016 by the addition of two new sections:

  • building a miniature solar car
  • programming the Arduino board that powers its electric motors

Total attendance in 2016 exceeded 100