BENEFITING: ADLER PLANETARIUM
The Adler Planetarium Women's Board raises funds for STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) education. The annual Women in Space Science program honors a woman with significant achievements in STEM. The 11th Annual WISS awardee is Amber Gell, a rocket scientist working on the Orion project. The WISS program includes an interactive science program for 250 Chicago public school students at the Adler who will meet and work with Amber Gell and the Adler scientists. This program is on May 2, 2013, and inspires the next generation of explorers.