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Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Montana aims to recruit more women into STEM fields

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Author: cg0137 STATE

It's National Computer Science Education Week and the state of Montana is making efforts toward getting young women interested in STEM-related (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) careers.

Lieutenant Governor Angela McLean and First Lady Lisa Bullock collaborated to launch the Montana STEM Mentors Initiative. 

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Tuesday, December 9, 2014

STEM mentorship initiative launched

Helena Independent Record

Author: cg0137 STATE

First lady Lisa Bullock and Lt. Gov. Angela McLean launched a program on Tuesday to pair Science, Technology, Engineering and Math professionals with female students interested in STEM fields.

The Montana STEM Mentors initiative was announced at ExplorationWorks! where 33 mentors signed up. The initiative has a goal of enlisting 100 mentors by the end of the school year, each of which are asked to volunteer 20 hours.

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