Louis Stokes Alliances for Minority Participation (LSAMP) Day
Women in Science
Thursday, November 19, 2020 | 1-3 p.m.
Explore a career in science, engineering, and mathematics. Offered in partnership with UMass Boston, the LSAMP grant at BHCC supports opportunities for internships and career development for minority students majoring in STEM.
Suman Mukherjee, Ph.D., LSAMP Coordinator
Elizabeth C. Miller, Professor and Chairperson, Computer Science Department
Opportunity in Biology and Chemistry
Robert L. Steeper, Ph.D., Professor and Chairperson, Biology and Chemistry Department
Joye A. Thaller, STEM Coordinator, Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Division
STEM Career Pathways Panel Discussion
Erika L. Barr, Ph.D., Director, Community College Programs & SOAR Office of Intramural Training & Education, National Institutes of Health
Bridget Benner, BHCC Alumna and Ph.D. Candidate, Mechanical Engineering, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Bharati Kochar, M.D., Massachusetts General Hospital (Gastroenterology)
Christina S. Tham, R.N., Massachusetts General Hospital Chrohn's and Colitis Center (Gastroenterology)
STEM Internship Opportunities
Stephanie Bryzkowski, Director, Career Development and Internships
Katharine Colello, Learn and Earn Coordinator, Career Development and Internships
REFLECTS Scholarship Program
JoDe M. Lavine, Ph.D., Interim Assistant Dean, Science, Engineering, and Mathematics Division
The REFLECTS program is funded by a grant from the National Science Foundation. REFLECTS provides scholarships and mentoring support to STEM students as they complete their associate degree and transfer to pursue their bachelor's degree.
Guest Speaker: Rebecca Creamer, Ph.D.
Professor at New Mexico State University, Department of Entomology, Plant Pathology and Weed Science; Faculty of Molecular Biology Program
Representatives from Dana Farber/Harvard Cancer Center and University of Massachusetts, Boston
The Summer Program to Advance Research Careers (SPARC) program is a 12-week intensive research experience focusing on emerging technologies in cancer and cancer disparities.