Pathways in Ecological Research (PiER)
A STEM Mentoring Program for Girls
PiER is an academic program focused on providing high-achieving high school female students with rigorous field and laboratory experiences at Lacawac Sanctuary and local universities under the mentorship of female college faculty and staff.The students will gain valuable experience in advanced research skills by learning from college faculty mentors. The students will design and complete their own research project.By working within the supportive community of like-minded females, the students will develop the confidence that enhances leadership skills for future success in college studies and career opportunities.
For more information about how to participate,
please have your teacher or school administrator contact
Gene Shultz, Program Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org