TWIST, Teen Women in Science and Technology, is a program developed by Kansas State Polytechnic and the Salina community. TWIST encourages high school females to consider STEM related careers. Professionals in STEM related careers such as medicine, engineering, chemistry, aviation, accounting, and many others host career sessions to provide students the opportunity to seriously explore professional career opportunities for themselves. Kansas State Polytechnic is proud to celebrate 25 years of TWIST in 2017.
TWIST is scheduled for Thursday, January 4, 2018.
8:30-9:00 Registration in the Student Life Center
9:30-10:00 Career Session 1
10:10-10:40 Career Session 2
10:50-11:20 Career Session 3
12:30-1:00 Keynote Presentation
2018 Career Sessions:
- Animal Science
- City Management/Public Administration
- Energy Management/Engineering
- Environmental Biology/Wind Energy
- Food Science
- Graphic Design
- Mechanical Engineering
- Medical Laboratory Science
- Zoo Veterinary Medicine
LOCATION AND TRAVEL
TWIST is hosted on the Kansas State University Polytechnic campus in Salina, KS. Attendees should arrive to the Student Life Center for check-in. The Student Life Center is number 21 on the campus map.
If you are traveling east or west on I-70, stay on I-70 until the I-70/I-135 interchange. Travel south on I-135 to the Magnolia St. exit (No. 90). Go west on Magnolia to Centennial Rd. Turn right and proceed to the Kansas State Polytechnic campus.
If you are traveling north or south on I-135, take the Magnolia St. exit (No. 90). Go west on Magnolia to Centennial Rd. Turn right and proceed to the Kansas State Polytechnic campus.
If you have any questions regarding the event or your registration, please contact the Professional Education & Outreach office at 855-552-0079 (Monday-Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm) or email firstname.lastname@example.org.