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The Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU) hosts a STEM Summit focused on preparing Latino students for internships and jobs in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields. The HACU STEM Summit will take place on Wednesday, September 27, 2017, at the California State University, Long Beach. 

Students participated in a one day summit of career preparation workshops and panels.  Complimentary registration will include morning and lunch meals and free parking.  FIVE (5) Student Track scholarships will be awarded to attend HACU's 32nd Annual Conference in Atlanta, Georgia, in October 6-8, 2018. The scholarship includes hotel, round-trip airfare, and conference registration. All participating students must submit a one-page resume in order to be eligible to win a scholarship. Winners must be present to receive the scholarship. 

STEM Summit Objectives

  • Learn about STEM career opportunities from industry professionals
  • Gain tips on securing internship opportunities
  • Receive feedback on improving your resume, interviewing and networking skills
  • Meet and interact with successful professionals from leading corporations

Program Eligibility

  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Undergraduate and graduate students enrolled at an institution within an 80 mile radius 
  • STEM majors (including computer science, information technology, management information systems, chemistry, geosciences, life sciences, physics, astronomy, etc.)

 Time & Location 

  • California State University, Long Beach
  • 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. 
  • Lunch provided
  • Free parking 
  • 5 Student Track Conference scholarships to attend HACU's 32nd Annual Conference in Atlanta, GA. 

To view 2017 agenda, please click here.

Registration is closed.

**Onsite registration will not be available the day of the event.**

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For questions, please contact Gaston Cantu, Director of Student Services,