NJIT Newsroom tagged with "teenagers" Updates about what's happening on and around the NJIT campus. http://www.njit.edu/news en-us 2014 New Jersey Institute of Technology http://www.njit.edu/uicomponents/images/sub_logo.gif New Jersey Institute of Technology http://www.njit.edu 60 Young Girls Build Paper Roller Coasters To Learn Physics at NJIT Camp http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-240.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-240.phpThu, 16 Jul 2009 00:00:00 -0400 Learning science has never been more rewarding for young girls than during the next few weeks at NJIT when FEMME, the 28-year-old, five-week, summer enrichment program, whirls to a fabulous finish. Hands-on, sophisticated projects guarantee to keep girls (ages 8-15) happy and learning. Among the lessons: building paper roller coasters to learn physics and tie-dyeing shirts to study chemistry. 

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