Million Women Mentors Launch Nov. 1 at ATU

ATU Girls in STEM Leadership Conference 2018

Arkansas Tech University, the Women’s Foundation of Arkansas, the EAST Initiative and Acxiom will host a Million Women Mentors-Arkansas event from 1-2:30 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 1.

The free event will take place in ATU’s W.O. Young Building Ballroom, 215 West O Street in Russellville. Participants are asked to register in advance at

According to the national organization, Million Women Mentors is “is a movement to spark the interest and confidence of girls and women to pursue and succeed in STEM careers and leadership opportunities through the power of mentoring.”

The Nov. 1 event at ATU will provide attendees with information about the importance of women and girls in STEM and an opportunity to view projects from EAST programs.

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