Chancellor Zimpher Attends White House Science Fair

May 27, 2014

Albany – State University of New York Chancellor Nancy L. Zimpher today will attend the fourth annual White House Science Fair, where 100 students from across the country will showcase projects that have inspired them to excel in the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM). This year’s Fair includes a focus on girls and women who are excelling in STEM and inspiring the next generation with their work. 

Chancellor Zimpher will attend the Science Fair as follows:

Date:                Tuesday, May 27, 2014
Time:                9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Location:          White House
                        1600 Pennsylvania Ave NW
                        Washington, DC

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