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Girl Scouts Learn About the Fun of Engineering

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Four State Girl Scouts learn from Pittsburg State students and professors about the fun things you can do in engineering.

Wearing protective glasses and rubber gloves girl scouts got a hands on education in  plastics production, electricity, and metals.

The scouts even watched a casting machine melt materials to make a plastic frisbee.

Organizers say days like this expose girls the sciences in a unique way.

"My favorite part is being interactive with the girls. Seeing their faces light up when we show them something new or something just cool on the screen, "like oh my gosh we can do that," says Jennifer Bradley Senior Manufacturing and Engineering Technology student Jennifer Bradley.

"It's been really fun trying to experience different things," says Junior Girl Scout Caily Dettling.

Fifty girls scouts took part in today's technology and engineering session. 
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