‘She Works in STEM’ networking event scheduled March 27
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – Current and future leaders in the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) are invited to attend a free networking event at the UMass Center at Springfield in Tower Square.
Registration is now open for the “She Works in STEM” event on March 27, 5 p.m.-8 p.m. The Pioneer Valley Women in STEM Network wants to bring together female professionals, community college women in STEM majors and high school-aged girls considering STEM careers.
Visit https://tinyurl.com/sheworksinstem to register and learn more about the event. Free food, drinks and adult beverages will be provided.
Speakers include Kristin Carlson, co-owner and president of Peerless Precision Manufacturing in Westfield, and Prasha Sarwate Dutra, who hosts a website and podcast called “Her STEM Story” to inspire women to pursue careers in STEM.
- STEM Starter Academies at the community colleges
- Holyoke Community College
- Springfield Technical Community College
- Berkshire Community College
- Greenfield Community College
- Society of Women Engineers (SWE) Affiliate at STCC
The event is made possible by a Program Development Grant with SWE through a donation from ExxonMobil Foundation. Organizers are using the hashtag #SheWorksInSTEM.
For more information, contact Beth McGinnis-Cavanaugh at STCC, firstname.lastname@example.org, Melissa Paciulli at HCC, email@example.com, Alysha Putnam at GCC, firstname.lastname@example.org, or Connie West at GCC, email@example.com.
Jim Danko, (413) 755-4812, firstname.lastname@example.org