Meet the Science Cheerleaders (current and former NFL, NBA, and College cheerleaders-turned-scientists) at the USA Science & Engineering Festival!

Meet the Science Cheerleaders on April 7th and 8th in Washington, D.C. at the USA Science & Engineering Festival!

The Science Cheerleaders are current and former NFL, NBA, and College cheerleaders pursuing careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math. They playfully challenge stereotypes, inspire young women to consider careers in STEM, and engage people from all walks of life in real scientific research through SciStarter.

This year’s featured Science Cheerleaders include cheerleaders from the Washington Redskins, Washington Wizards, and the George Washington University cheer teams as well as all of the cheerleaders listed below!

Talk to them about their dual careers, get their autographs on their personalized trading cards (collect them all), and be among the first people EVER to test their brand new, top secret STEM kits! They have more prizes and surprises for you!

 


Candess
Washington Redskins
B.S. Computer Science


Heather
Washington Redskins Ambassador
Ph.D. Neuroscience
Theresa
New England Patriots
Ph.D. student, Chemical Biology

Angela
Drexel U. Dragons Alumna
M.S. Student, Biomedical Engineering

 

Beverly
Drexel U. Dragons Alumna
Biomedical Engineer
Colleen
Bay Area Shuckers Alumna
B.S. and M.S. Fire Protection Engineering
FeleciaFelicia
Miami Dolphins Alumna
M.S. and Ph.D., Clinical Psychology
Hilary
Colgate University Alumna
Ph.D. Molecular Pharmacology and Physiology

Janel
St. Louis University Alumna
M.S. Meteorology, B.S. Geography

Lauren
Washington Wizards & Washington Redskins Alumna
B.A. Math & Economics

MargaretMargaret
Baltimore Blast Alumna
Ph.D., Chemistry

MaryCarolyn
Washington Redskins Alumna
Statistician

Megan
Washington Redskins Alumna
B.S. Computer Engineering

MelissaMelissa
Tennessee Titans Alumna
B.S. Neuroscience

ReginaRegina
Washington Redskins Alumna
M.D. and J.D.

SamanthaSamantha
Arizona Cardinals Alumna
B.S.E. Engineering Management
Wendy
Oakland Raiders, Sacramento Kings, & Atlanta Falcons Alumna
Ph.D, Biomedical Engineering
 SURPRISE GUESTS!

When: April 7 & April 8

Where: Booth 49 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C.

Cost: This free event is open to all!