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Empowering Women in Science & Engineering

Presented in collaboration with UMassD Alumni Relations, College of Engineering, and Women in Defense-Greater Boston Chapter

Tuesday, October 26
5:00-8:00 p.m.

Woodland Commons

UMassD alumnae and industry professionals will share their experiences building careers in the STEM and engineering fields. Students will have an opportunity to make connections during a speed networking session, then hear professionals speak on engineering-based work, technologies, and career opportunities in the defense industry. Speakers include women from Navy Clothing and Textile Research Facility, STR, NUWC, and Raytheon.


5:00–5:30 p.m. Registration, Networking
5:30–6:15 pm.. Student Speed Networking
6:30–7:45 p.m. "Lightning Talks from industry professionals and dinner


This event is free for students. Alumni and industry professionals are directed to register through the Women in Defense-Greater Boston Chapter website. The fee is $25 for members of WID/NDIA and $45 for non-members. Proceeds from the event will primarily support the WID-GBC/UMassD Scholarship Women in Engineering.