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WiSTEMM: Women in Science, Technology, Engineering, Math and Medicine

November 29, 2016 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Join colleagues developing a new advocacy group at UMaine:

  Women in Science, Technology, Engineering, Math and Medicine


A group of women faculty seeking to engage colleagues in shaping the culture at UMaine.  Help us delineate the role of this new group to effectively serve our campus.

We are currently recruiting volunteers to participate by serving as faculty officers for  WiSTEMM (President, Vice President, Secretary).

WHAT can members expect?

WiSTEMM, in partnership with the Rising Tide Center, will participate with AWIS, the Association  for Women in Science. On campus, we seek to provide networking opportunities, professional development resources, seminars and other relevant events, and a unified voice for issues affecting women in STEMM fields across UMaine.

HOW can I learn more?

This semester we will conduct two public meeting to discuss initiation of this group, and to solicit input from the UMaine community.

WHEN:      Tuesday November 29   ·   1:30 to 3:30 pm

Wednesday December 7   ·   10 am to 12 noon

WHERE:    Memorial Union BUMPS Room (Nov. & Dec. meetings)

All are welcome.

Please register online for the November 29 meeting using this link:

QUESTIONS:  Please inquire, via e-mail, to

Our thanks to the College of Natural Sciences, Forestry & Agriculture for supporting WiSTEMM initiatives.

The University of Maine does not discriminate on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, sexual  orientation, including transgender status and gender expression, national origin, citizenship status, age, disability, genetic information or veteran status in employment, education, and all other programs and activities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding nondiscrimination policies: Director, Office of Equal Opportunity, 101 North Stevens Hall, 207.581.1226,

ADVANCE Rising Tide Center

5728 Fernald Hall


November 29, 2016
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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