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EAA Support of Women in Engineering Programs Meeting

March 21, 2019

5:00 pm – 6:15 pm

Science and Engineering Offices Building

Room 1000

Light snacks will be provided.

Subject: “The Leaky Pipeline”

This is a long overdue and important conversation about some of the challenges faced by women in the sciences and engineering professions, so please do what you can to attend this event. The discussion will empower women considering engineering as a profession. This discussion will re-energize current women engineers.

The Panel:

Laurie B. Florence, Principal Engineer, Stationary/Motive Batteries, Fuel Cells and Capacitors. Distinguished Member of the Technical Staff, Underwriter’s Laboratory.

Paulina Nowak, Graduated from UIC in 2017 with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering. She is a Utilities Engineer at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

Qetsiy’ah Tijani, Housing Officer at Robinson Hall and current UIC undergraduate Civil Engineering student.