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STEM Career Showcase

  • Tuesday, November 14, 2017
  • 10:00am - 1:00pm

STEM Career Showcase for Students with Disabilities: Science, Technology, Engineering, Math

The STEM Career Showcase for Students with Disabilities is an annual educational event where attendees meet role models with disabilities who have thriving careers in STEM fields.

The 2017 STEM Career Showcase for Students with Disabilities will be at 10:00am on Tuesday, November 14. Registration is required.

This year’s event will feature Dr. Temple Grandin as the keynote speaker. Students will also meet other professionals in STEM fields during a panel discussion, including Dr. Amy Bower from Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute, Mike Claes from Cisco, Patrick Williams from the NC Museum of Natural Sciences, and Ryan Benson from the Centers for Disease Control.

Following the keynote and panel discussion, students are encouraged to attend this year’s opportunity fair which will have representatives from colleges, universities and industry focused on STEM careers.

Registration Closed.

Interested in past events? Watch the archived recordings here.

How do I find out more? Follow us on Twitter @STEMshowcase to stay informed. Questions? Contact Liani Yirka at STEMshowcase@gmail.com or 919.707.9887. Sponsorship opportunities available! Please contact Liani Yirka at STEMshowcase@gmail.com or 919.707.9887.

If you are an agency or business interested in participating as part of the opportunity fair, please contact Liani Yirka at STEMshowcase@gmail.com or 919.707.9887.


  • Fee: Free
  • Requirements: For 6th-12th grade students with any disability (performing near or at grade level). Pre-registration is required, but the event is free.
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November 14, 2017
10:00 am - 1:00 pm


Environmental Conference Center

Downtown Raleigh
11 West Jones Street
Raleigh, NC 27601 United States
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Liani Yirka