Join us for a free networking event to connect professional STEM women, community college women in STEM majors, and high school-aged girls considering STEM careers. Women in industry, research, STEM non-profits, civic organizations, STEM societies, and academia are welcome! RSVP below.
Date: Wednesday, March 27, 2019Time: 5:00-8:00 PMLocation: UMass Center at Springfield (https://umasscenteratspringfield.org/)
Schedule:5:00-6:00: networking6:00-6:30: "Dominating in a Male-Dominated Industry" by Kristin Carlson, Co-Founder and President, Peerless Precision, Inc. (https://www.peerlessprecision.com/)6:30-7:00: "Landing a STEM Job Before Graduation" by Prasha Sarwate Dutra, founder of "Her STEM Story" (http://herstemstory.com/)7:00-7:45: table discussions7:45: raffle/prizes
A light dinner will be served with soda, water, and adult beverages. Parking is available at Tower Square Garage for a flat rate of $5 for professionals. Parking is free for students.
#SHEworksinSTEM is partially sponsored by the Society of Women Engineers (SWE) Affiliate at Springfield Technical Community College (STCC) and the STEM Starter Academies at STCC, Holyoke Community College (HCC), Greenfield Community College (GCC), and Berkshire Community College (BCC). The event is made possible by a Program Development Grant with the Society of Women Engineers through a generous donation from the ExxonMobil Foundation.
For further information, please contact Beth McGinnis-Cavanaugh (firstname.lastname@example.org), Melissa Paciulli (email@example.com), or Alysha Putnam (PutnamA@gcc.mass.edu).
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