Friday, April 6th, 2018
WHO: Female students majoring in a STEM field and women in a STEM career
WHEN: 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM Friday, April 6, 2018
WHERE: Centennial Student Union, Room 245, Minnesota State University, Mankato
COST: FREE with Registration
DRESS: Business/Business Casual
We are excited to host the Women in STEM Networking Dinner on Friday, April 6th, 2018 at Minnesota State University, Mankato.
The purpose of this free event is to provide an opportunity for female post-secondary students in STEM degree programs and women in STEM careers to meet and form informal mentorships, collectively building a network of support and positive role models. The event will include a keynote speaker, featured guests, plated dinner, facilitated networking activities and an opportunity for free professional headshots.
This event is hosted by the Minnesota State Engineering Center of Excellence and the MSU, Mankato Women’s Center and College of Science, Engineering and Technology, and sponsored by Regenerative Medicine Minnesota Education Program Grant.
5:30-6:00 PM Arrival/Check-in & Free Professional Headshots
6:00-6:30 PM Welcome and Industry Member Introductions
6:30-7:00 PM Plated DInner Served
7:00-7:30 PM Keynote, Fredreana Hester | Scientist at General Mills
7:30-7:50 PM Panel Discussion, Facilitated by Dr. Sarah Kruse | Assistant Professor of Computer Information Science
7:50-8:20 PM Speed Networking, Facilitated by MSU, Mankato College of Science, Engineering and Technology Advising Center
8:20-8:30 PM Closing Remarks
8:30-9:00 PM Networking
Fredreana Hester | R&D Scientist at General Mills
Gihanthi Meepe Bajjamage | Developer at Fastenal Company
Renee Vevea | Senior Project Manager at US Bank
Free Professional Headshots
Come ready for your headshot from 5:30-6:00 PM! Let the attendant at the check-in table know that you are wanting a headshot and they will direct you to the photographer.
Free parking is available in the MSU, Mankato Visitor Pay Lot (Map) on the south side of the Centennial Student Union.
Centennial Studnet Union 245 on the Second Floor (Map).
Questions? Contact Melissa Huppert at (507) 389-2110 | firstname.lastname@example.org
HOSTED IN PARTNERSHIP WITH:
This event is offered through a collaboration among the Minnesota State Engineering Center of Excellence and MSU, Mankato’s Women’s Center and College of Science, Engineering and Technology, and sponsored by Regenerative Medicine Minnesota Education Program Grant.