Women in STEM Day Celebration

Friday, February 11, 2022 10 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.

The UCF College of Sciences invites you to the inaugural Women in STEM Day Celebration!

All are invited to join us in celebrating the achievements of our inspiring UCF alumnae, women faculty and students in STEM.

  • Expand your network.
  • Meet the newly named dean of COS, Maggy Tomova, Ph.D.
  • Engage with graduate students and faculty about their research.


10:00 - 10:30 a.m. Check in, refreshments and networking

10:35 - 10:45 a.m. Words from Dean Maggy Tomova, College of Sciences Dean

10:45 - 11:40 a.m. Women in STEM Faculty Panel: Celebrating UCF Women in STEM: Sharing Insights, Experiences and Pathways for the Future

11:45 a.m. Event Concludes

Learn more about this event & RSVP here

Panel Members

  • Moderator
    Melissa Dagley MBA, '09Ed.D.
    Executive Director iSTEM, Initiatives in STEM

  • Panelists
    Jacquelyn Chini, Ph.D.
    Associate Professor
    Department of Physics

  • Karin Y. Chumbinmuni-Torres, Ph.D.
    Associate Professor
    Department of Chemistry 

  • Kristy A. Lewis
    Assistant Professor
    Department of Biology


Health & Safety Information
With the highly transmissible Omicron variant present in Central Florida, we ask that everyone, whether vaccinated or not, wear a mask indoors in accordance with the latest CDC guidelines. Wearing a mask protects you and other Knights. We will have extra masks and hand sanitizer stations available 

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