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Veolia Port Arthur Raises Awareness Around Women in STEM


Did you know while women make up almost half of the U.S. population, they only account for 24 percent of the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) workforce? For International Women’s Day, Veolia Port Arthur hosted Port Arthur Independent School District students on a tour of the site and provided students the opportunity to speak with female employees about their careers in STEM.

Young women from the Port Arthur area received the opportunity to learn about science, technology, engineering and mathematics on Thursday, March 8, 2018 from field experts in a fun and relevant environment.

For International Women's Day, Veolia Environmental Services hosted Port Arthur ISD students at its facility in Port Arthur.  The event featured a tour of the facility, an interview with different departments and the opportunity to speak with female employees about their careers in STEM.

Read the full article by By Lorenzo Salinas at Port Arthur News here.