3rd Annual Transportation & STEM Career Fair

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  • Durham, NC
  • Feb 10, 2018
Multi-Employer General Business

Event Description

U.S. Department of Transportation: Women & Girls in Transportation Initiative presents theThird Annual TRANSPORTATION & STEM CAREER FAIR Hear from dynamic engineers & transportation professionals KEYNOTE SPEAKERS: Senator Erica Smith State Senator Erica Smith is a graduate of the NC School of Science and Math, and earned a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University in 1994. Her professional experiences include working as a Student Engineer for Newport News Shipbuilding; Senior Specialist Engineer for the Boeing Co, Patent Examiner for the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office; she has taught High School Math, Chemistry and Physics since 2003, and is currently a Secondary Math Instructional Specialist. Alicia Smith-Freshwater Ms. Smith-Freshwater is a graduate of the NC School of Science and Math, and earned a B.S. degree in Chemical Engineering from North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University in 1992, and M.S. degree in Biomedical Engineering from Virginia Commonwealth University in 2009. Ms. Smith-Freshwater has applied her engineering expertise to the health care field. Her professional experiences include working as Chief Biomedical Engineer for the VA Medical Center in Hampton, Viriginia; and Healthcare Technology and Real Time Location System Manager for Veterans Integrated Service Network. She also acts as a mentor & research advisor for students enrolled at NC A & T State University pursuing MS degrees in Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering. STEM for Kids Activity Participate in a hands-on activity to demonstrate engineering concepts Event Details: DATE: Saturday, April 7, 2018 TIME: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. LUNCHwill be provided LOCATION: NC School of Science & Math 1219 Broad Street Durham, NC 27705 FREE event Advance Registration Required

Event Date

Apr 07, 2018