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Home Local Maryland Government Announcement Originally published November 09, 2013

TODAY/9:15AM - CARDIN TO HELP MORGAN STATE KICK OFF STEM CAREER AND JOBS EXPO FOR STUDENTS AND VETERANS



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CARDIN TO HELP MORGAN STATE KICK OFF STEM CAREER

AND JOBS EXPO FOR STUDENTS AND VETERANS

 

TODAY - Saturday, November 9 at 9:15AM, U.S. Senator Ben Cardin (D-MD) and the Morgan State University Center for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Education will welcome Maryland middle, high school and undergraduate students and military veterans to a STEM Education, Career and Jobs Expo.  Attendees will have the opportunity to explore academic and career opportunities in the fields of cyber security, manufacturing, and biomedical and environmental sciences. Representatives from state and federal agencies, private companies, military, and Morgan State University will lead workshops, presentations and special exhibits on training and job creation within these fields and industries.

 

“Our nation’s economic future depends on a strong pipeline of students and personnel who have the training and skills in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM),” said Senator Cardin. “I’m proud to be a partner with Morgan State to help ensure that the United States remains the center for high-quality jobs and innovative enterprise. More schools should follow their lead in preparing the next generation for STEM careers in Maryland and beyond.”

 

WHAT:          Morgan State University STEM Education, Career and Jobs Expo

 

WHEN:          TODAY - Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013 – 9:15AM

 

WHERE:        Morgan State University Student Center

                        1700 East Cold Spring Lane • Baltimore, MD 21251

 

Morgan State University, founded in 1867, is a Carnegie classified Doctoral Research Institution offering more than 70 academic programs leading to bachelor degrees as well as programs at the masters and doctoral levels. As Maryland’s Public Urban Research University, Morgan serves a multi-ethnic and multi-racial student body and seeks to ensure that the doors of higher education are opened as wide as possible to as many as possible. For more information on Morgan State University, visit www.morgan.edu.