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UW MEM·C’s innovative education and outreach activities aim to inspire broader interest in science and engineering within our community and to engage a diverse and talented participant pool in our research activities. Signature MEM·C programs seek to facilitate STEM career opportunities for veterans, women, and underrepresented minorities. Activities also include REU and RET programs, K-20 outreach, and partnership with regional community colleges.

MEM·C graduate students can bring NanoCamp to your classroom or community event. Summer NanoCamps are held annually on the UW Seattle campus.
Focused on exposing underrepresented minorities and veterans to a viable and relevant career pathway focused on materials and energy research
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