kcchen
Kathy
Chen
Exec Director STEM Education
Affiliated Department or Office
Mechanical Engineering
Education
PhD Materials Science MIT
BS Materials Science Michigan State University
BA Chemistry Michigan State University

Media Coverage

University’s involvement with Massachusetts STEM week

Spectrum News 1

Spectrum News1 Worcester interviewed Kathy Chen, executive director of the STEM Education Center at WPI, and Nicole Anterni, director of sponsorship and events, about the university’s involvement with Massachusetts STEM week. Supported by the Governor’s office, the week highlights the importance of encouraging young people to get involved in the science, technology, engineering, and math fields.

WPI Gets $1M Grant to Enroll Worcester Students in STEM

Telegram.com

The Telegram & Gazette reported on the National Science Foundation (NSF) awarding WPI a $1 million grant to help low-income, high-achieving students earn a STEM degree from the university. WPI Director of Multicultural Affairs and Biomedical Engineering Professor Tiffiny Butler is principal investigator, while Katherine Chen, executive director of the STEM Education Center, is co-principal investigator. 

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