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Massasoit STEM Week
October 18, 2021 from 4:00 pm–October 22, 2021 from 1:00 pm
The Massasoit STEM programs invite students, faculty and staff, and the general public to participate in its virtual STEM week events. Zoom link for all events: massasoit.zoom.us/my/stemresearch
STEM Alumni Panel
Monday, October 18 at 4:00 p.m.
Five former Massasoit STEM Research Interns will discuss how their experiences at Massasoit led them to success at four-year schools—and beyond. Hear their perspectives on “doing community college right” and best practices for an effective transfer experience. Panelists: Prisca Sanon, Jordan Palmer, Belunda Moise, Alex VanHelene, Mollie O’Keeffe
STEM Speaker: Latonya Jackson
Wednesday, October 20 at 12:00 p.m.
Join STEM Scholars for a presentation by Latonya Jackson, PhD, assistant professor at the University of Cincinnati. Dr. Jackson will discuss her educational path in biology, her career as an educator and researcher, and her work in the areas of fish biology, fish and aquatic toxicology, pharmaceuticals, endocrine disruption, and water quality.
Capstone Presentation: Belunda Moise
Friday, October 22 at 12:00 p.m.
Belunda Moise utilized her experience as a Massasoit STEM Research Intern and our expansive Native Bee database to inform her B.S. capstone project at Stonehill College, entitled Analysis of native bee nesting guild richness and abundance in an urban ecosystem in Southeastern Massachusetts.
Massasoit Community College encourages persons with disabilities to participate in its programs and activities. If you anticipate needing any type of accommodation or have questions related to access for this event, please contact Division of Science and Mathematics in advance of your participation or visit.