Magazine article American Scientist

New Partnership Will Support STEM Professionals and Students

Magazine article American Scientist

New Partnership Will Support STEM Professionals and Students

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A new partnership between Sigma Xi and STEM in the Park will work toward the goal of ensuring that every science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) professional has career support and that every child is given a fair opportunity to pursue a career in STEM.

STEM in the Park is a program of the Research Triangle Foundation in Research Triangle Park (RTP), North Carolina, and a US2020 city coalition site. Its mission is to unlock and share STEM knowledge and experiences from local STEM companies and higher education institutions to K-12 students and educators in the Triangle region of central North Carolina.

"We are looking forward to working with STEM in the Park to create new outreach opportunities for our members and to help increase diversity in STEM," said Jamie L. Vernon, executive director and CEO of Sigma Xi.

STEM in the Park will provide meeting space and consult on programming for American Scientist's Pizza Lunches, monthly public presentations about cutting-edge scientific research. …

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