The KY Girls STEM Collaborative will be hosting their 2nd Annual Conference on June 21, 2010, at the University of Louisville Shelby campus. Mr. Kris Kimel, Kentucky Science and Technology Corporation (KSTC) will speak on “The Next Generation of STEM Innovations”. Ms. Catherine Didion, Committee on Science, Engineering and Medicine will discuss the status of STEM education from a national perspective. The author of recently released report, “WHY SO FEW? Women in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics, Dr. Andresse St. Rose, will provide insights on the report. Our program also includes an “Industry Showcase” in which select Kentucky business representatives will present their new, exiting technologies, highlighting future career opportunities for girls.
Registration for the conference: http://www.ngcproject.org/events/events.cfm?eventid=161
See attached flyer - Let me know if you have other questions!
Carol D. Hanley, Ed.D.
Environmental and Natural Resources Initiative
College of Agriculture
Tracy Farmer Institute for Sustainability and the Environment
200 E Kentucky Tobacco Research & Development Center
1401 University Drive
Lexington, KY, 40546-0236