AR Girls is an NSF funded research project designed to support teenage girls with an interest in art in developing science communication skills through art and technology.
Interested in Art? Want to make a difference in your community?
Your AR experience will focus on a waste topic that matters to you and is an issue in your community. This might be food waste, plastic waste or fashion waste. You will get to share and playtest your AR experience with other girls around Maine!
No previous experience is required!
Needed for this virtual camp:
- A quiet place to participate
- Access to internet
- Computer (Apple or PC)**
- Mobile device (Apple or android)**
*The Metaverse app will need to be loaded ahead of time.
Contact us if access to technology is an obstacle for you.
Applications are first come, first serve.
Who: Maine girls ages 12-16
Where: Wherever you like (it’s virtual!)
Cost: It’s free!
When: Monday-Friday (5 days), 10am – 2pm.
Pick one of the below options:
Option 1: July 12 – July 16
Instructors: Caitlin Snyder & Phelan Gallagher
Option 2: July 26 – July 30
Instructors: Greg Hamlin & James Robertson
Option 3: August 2 – August 6
Instructors: Maureen Connell & Josh Archer
Option 4: August 9 – August 13
Instructors: Danielle Fortin & Chris Dorman
A Creative Collaboration between:
This project is funded by the National Science Foundation, grant #1657217. Any opinions, findings and conclusions or recommendations expressed in these materials are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.