Dr. Benishek's STEM Roundtable Meeting

Start: December 10, 2012 9:30 am
End: December 10, 2012 11:30 am
Location: Michigan Technological University, Ballroom B | 1400 Townsend Drive , Houghton, Michigan 49931
Nov 27, 2012

U.S. Representative Dan Benishek M.D. (MI-01) will be hosting a roundtable discussion about education and jobs with educational professionals and key Northern Michigan job providers in Houghton on December 10, 2012.  The roundtable discussion will take place at Michigan Technological University’s (MTU) Ballroom B from 9:30am to 11:30am. 

The purpose of this roundtable is to have an informative discussion on STEM (Science, Tech, Engineering, Math) education and gather information on efforts underway in Northern Michigan. The conversation is aimed at helping educators and job providers better prepare students for 21st Century jobs. 

Participants in the discussion will include representatives from Northern Michigan businesses, K-12 public schools, the State of Michigan, and Michigan Tech.  

RSVP’s are encouraged by email at rsvp.benishek@mail.house.gov or calling Dr. Benishek’s Marquette District Office at 906.273.1661.

Members of the media interested in attending may contact Dr. Benishek’s Communications Director, Kyle Bonini at 202-580-5116 or by email at kyle.bonini@mail.house.gov.