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MTSU Women in STEM Center

 

Mission Statement

The mission of the WISTEM Center is to enable the campus and the community to realize the intellectual potential and utilize the expertise of women in the STEM disciplines.

 

Overview and Purpose

MTSU is the proud home of the Women In STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Center.  Established in 2009, the Center supports programs and activities that maximize resources and opportunities for girls and women to pursue STEM education and careers.  This includes collaboration with K-16 educational communities, other STEM centers, and other constituencies to maximize efforts supporting women and promoting best practices of gender equity in STEM professions; and the support of female professionals in their academic development and career growth,  The WISTEM Center is open to all who support women in STEM on campus, in the community and across Tennessee.

The goals of the Center are to: 

  • Maximize resources and opportunities for girls and women to pursue STEM education and careers.

  • Collaborate with PK-16 educational communities, other STEM centers, and other constituencies to maximize efforts supporting women and promoting best practices of gender equity in STEM professions.

  • Support female STEM professionals in their academic development and career growth.

Mailing Address

P.O. Box X161

Middle Tennessee State University

Murfreesboro, TN 37132

Office Phone

(615) 904-8253

Contact

Judith Iriarte-Gross