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A Celebration of Diversity in STEM

October 5, 2023 -4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Join us on Thursday, October 5th starting at 4:30 pm in the UW-Milwaukee Lubar Entrepreneurship Center as we kick off a week-long celebration of diversity in STEM and space discovery in appreciation for the contributions of engineer, physician and former astronaut, Dr. Mae Jemison, the first Black woman to travel into space.


This unique event will feature an exciting keynote address by Sandra Charles, Chief Equity, Diversity, Inclusion and Accessibility Officer at Fermilab, along with networking and internship opportunities for students across various disciplines.

Food will be provided, but you must register in advance. Seating is limited to the first 100 registrants, and participants are encouraged to bring copies of their resumes or CV’s to share with employers.

For more information, please email Anique Ruiz, WiscAMP STEM-Inspire Program Manager, at stem-inspire@uwm.edu or Victoria Pryor, Black Student Cultural Center Program Manager, at bcc@uwm.edu.

Sponsored by the UW-Milwaukee Division of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, Black Student Cultural Center, WiscAMP STEM-Inspire Program, Ronald E. McNair Postbaccalaureate Achievement Program, National Society of Black Engineers-UWM Chapter, and Black Student Union.


UW-Milwaukee Lubar Entrepreneurship Center
2100 East Kenwood Boulevard
Milwaukee, WI 53211-3165 United States
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