Campus Events

Diversity in STEM Conference: Building Pipelines to Innovation

Date: 3/24/2017
Time: 8:30am-2:00pm
Location: Main Campus—Tama Hall
 

The 2017 Diversity in STEM Conference: Building Pipelines to Innovation at Hawkeye Community College will bring together experts who will present innovative STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) strategies that are making an impact in the classroom and in the workforce.

Discover how you can make a difference and be a part of a solution. Educators, business owners, and community leaders – plan to attend!

Keynote Speaker – Dr. Pamela McCauley

Diversity in STEM: Excelling Innovation

McCauley is inspiring. A mom at 15, she was told she would be “just another statistic.” But by age 29 she had earned her Ph.D., in engineering – the first African-American woman to do so in the state of Oklahoma. — MORE Magazine, February 2016

Dr. Pamela McCauley is an ergonomics and biomechanics expert and professor and director of the Ergonomics Laboratory in the Department of Industrial Engineering and Management Systems at the University of Central Florida.

She is the recipient of the prestigious Jefferson Science Fellowship from the U.S. State Department and the author of "Transforming Your STEM Career Through Leadership and Innovation: Inspiration and Strategies for Women" and "Winners Don't Quit: Today They Call Me Doctor."

When

Friday, March 24, 2017

Check-In: 7:30 - 8:30am
Conference: 8:30am - 2:00pm
Location Hawkeye Community College Main Campus – Tama Hall
Cost $25 workshop fee*
*Includes continental breakfast and lunch

Conference Registration

Pre-registration for the 2017 Diversity in STEM conference is required.

Register Online

Conference Contact

For more information, call 319-296-4463.

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