Past Events

  • For the spring semester, Girls on the Mic will be partnering with Buena Vista Horace Mann for their Middle School Seminar Series.  Each week for 14 weeks, Girls on the Mic staff will bring WAM equipment to BVHM for girls to create their own podcasts, recreate dialogue and foley sound for a cartoon clip, write and produce their own songs on a 4 track recorder, and more. 

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  • Women's Audio Mission is very excited to participate in the next Oakland Drops Beats, an all day "music crawl" in downtown Oakland, Saturday May 9th (facebook event - https://www.facebook.com/events/1602754896630163/ )!   Oakland Drops Beats connects local muscians and producers, brings live music into nontraditional venue spaces, and fosters community through creative musicial engagement.  Find out more here -  http://www.oaklanddropsbeats.com/about.html.

     

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  • Girls on the Mic is excited to participate in the "Girls Unite to Rule the Universe" event in Oakland this March!  This awesome event will celebrate the contributions of women in sciences and aim to spark a love of STEM in the next generation of girls.

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  • Girls on the Mic to participate in three Expanding Your Horizons conferences this March!
    UC Berkeley March 15, Contra Costa College March 20, Skyline College March 21

    Girls on the Mic is excited to partcipate in three Expanding Your Horizons (EYH) conferences this spring at UC Berkeley, Contra Costa College, and Skyline College!    EYH conferences bring women in STEM careers to middle school girls through hands-on, exciting workshops on everything from Lego robotics to music production (hey, that's us!).  We can't wait to encourage these girls to make some noise!  

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  • Girls on the Mic is excited to team up with Girls Inc's Eureka program this fall.  Eureka!® encourages girls ages 12-18 to explore career paths and post-secondary educational opportunities in STEM fields.  

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  • Join Women’s Audio Mission for a FREE WAM Electronics Build Night on February, 18 at 7:00pm with ChibitronicsMakey Makeyand InstructablesChibitronics are circuit stickers th

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  • Girls on the Mic partnering with Citizens Schools for 3rd year
    September 2014 - December 16, 2014 3:30 - 5:00pm

    Women's Audio Mission is excited to team up with Citizen Schools apprenticeship programs (http://www.citizenschools.org/about/model/apprenticeships/) for the fifth time and teach their first year at Elmhurst Community Prep in Oakland.

     

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  • Tonight's class is cancelled due to extreme weather in the Bay Area. We will reschedule soon!

    Join Women’s Audio Mission for a FREE WAM Electronics Build Night with Chibitronics and Instructables

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  • For the fall semester, Girls on the Mic will be partnering with Buena Vista Horace Mann for their Middle School Seminar Series.  Each week for 10 weeks, Girls on the Mic staff will bring WAM equipment to BVHM for girls to create their own podcasts, recreate dialogue and foley sound for a cartoon clip, write and produce their own songs on a 4 track recorder, and more.  We will also use the middle schools' live sound set up this year to learn about doing sound for theatre and live music on a professional PA system.  At the end of our partnership, the girls will take on the role of production crew for a talent showcase at their school!

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  • The Girls on the Mic staff is excited to announce a new partnership with Thurgood Marshall High School this fall.  Girls from the school will visit the WAM studio in December to:
    ·      Learn how to set up microphones and headphones for a recording session
    ·      Learn how the sound travels from a microphone to a recording program

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