Touring Seattle’s Floating Bridge

Students from Franklin High School and several WTS Northwest Region Conference attendees recently had the opportunity to tour the world’s longest floating bridge in Seattle, Washington. The unforgettable event, sponsored by the Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) and HDR, provided … [Read more...]

Chicago Girls Learn to Design Transit Stations

This past spring, volunteers from WTS Chicago’s Transportation YOU program, HNTB Corporation, and the Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) shared their work experiences and introduced 35 girls to exciting transportation careers. To kick off the tour, CTA volunteers showed the girls some of the … [Read more...]

Infographic: What Girls Say about Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math

The Girl Scouts Research Institute recently published a study titled Generation STEM: What Girls Say About Science, Technology, Engineering and Math.  According to The Girl Scouts of America, the intention of this research project was to add to the body of knowledge on girls and young women and STEM … [Read more...]

Colorado Girls Retain I-225 for Light Rail Tracks

The Girl Scouts of Colorado have developed a STEM program in which high school girls apply to participate in a  workshop series on different fields of engineering.  WTS Colorado’s Transportation YOU effort supported their first session by putting together an interactive program on transportation … [Read more...]

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