Networking for STEM: L-R, Cody Kangas, MTU Youth Programs Coordinator; Susan Nazarko, NMU Seaborg Math & Science Center Conference Coordinator & Pre-College Programs; (front, Helmi Lepisto, AAUW-Escanaba)
NGCP MI U.P. Kick-Off Conference, 10.03.09, NMU The NMU Seaborg Math & Science Center hosted the MI NGCP U.P. Kick-Off Conference in Marquette on 10.03,09. The National Girls Cooperative Project is designed to promote Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM) careers for girls/women and to establish an up-to-date Directory of resources/projects/contacts for more efficient and effective use of educational resources. AAUW supports this project to promote gender equity in education, careers,and earnings. The AAUW Escanaba & Marquette Branches and NMU Student Nurses partnered to assist with this important educational NGCP project.