The College of St. Scholastica logoSTEM Education and Career Pathways


Inver Hills Community College and The College of St. Scholastica present

STEM Education and Career Pathways

1 - 4 p.m.
May 9, 2013

Unisys Executive Center for Innovation
3199 Pilot Knob Road
Eagan, MN

A study by Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce shows that by 2018, 8 million jobs in the U.S. economy will require a college degree in STEM--170,000 in Minnesota alone.

Connect with STEM educators and advisors and learn how education and industry are addressing STEM workforce needs.

Event is free, but registration is required.

Register for STEM Pathways Event

Schedule

1 - 1:30 p.m.

Welcome Reception  

  • How Inver Hills Community College and The College of St. Scholastica are working together to address the IT workforce needs of MN
  • STEM Scholars partnership and National Science Foundation-funded initiatives
  • CyberCenters Initiative - helping prepare the next generation of cyberwarriors

Kevin Gyolai, Ph.D.
Dean of STEM
Inver Hills Community College

Kurt Linberg, Ph.D.
Dean, School of Business and Technology
The College of St. Scholastica

1:30 - 2:15 p.m.

Diversity in STEM

Kevin Gyolai, Ph.D.
Dean of STEM
Inver Hills Community College

Jennifer Rosato
Assistant Professor, Computer Information Systems
The College of St. Scholastica

Optional tours of the Unisys Eagan facility available.

2:15 - 3 p.m.

Panel Discussion: STEM pathway from high school to community college to 4-year institution

Kara Mueller
High School Academy Coordinator
Career & Technical Education Director
St. Louis Park High School

Greg Goddard
High School Academy Coordinator
Career & Technical Education Director
St. Louis Park High School

Kara Branyon
STEM Advisor
Inver Hills Community College

Brenda Panger
Associate Director, Transfer Admissions
The College of St. Scholastica

Optional tours of the Unisys Eagan facility available.

3 - 4 p.m.

Reception/Networking

Tour of Unisys Eagan facility

Sponsors

St. Louis Park High School Unisys Inver Hills Community College The College of St. Scholastica National Science Foundation