Huntley 158 Today: Girls in Engineering, Math, and Science

On this week’s episode of Huntley 158 Today we speak with Laura Jenkins and Amanda Henk about the upcoming Girls in Engineering, Math, and Science (GEMS) event being held at Huntley High School April 7, as well as the other opportunities Huntley 158 offers students interested in STEM fields.

We’ll also discuss the importance of offering opportunities for girls to get interested in STEM-related careers and opportunities.

Jenkins is a math teacher, instructional coach, and sponsor of the HHS Math Team, and Henk teaches Project Lead the Way Engineering and is sponsor of the Red Raider Robotics Team.

Middle school girls interested in the GEMS event must register by March 14. Full information is available at