Staying Connected and AccessSTEM

Students chat over coffee at AccessSTEM's Staying Connected.

Join Us for AccessSTEM's Staying Connected

Join DO-IT on campus to have free coffee and food, share success stories, and talk to each other about challenges and questions. This is a great opportunity to get peer support, network, and have fun!

Staying Connected happens once a month throughout the school year. Dates for 2017 include the following:

Monday, October 2nd, 2:00 p.m.

Friday, November 3rd, 2:00 p.m.

Thursday, December 7th, 2:00 p.m.

Event locations will be on or near UW campus. Contact Kayla Brown at for more information and to RSVP.

A student in a wheelchair looks into a microscope.

Join Projects for Students in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Fields

Funded by the National Science Foundation, the AccessSTEM and AccessComputing projects are recruiting students in STEM fields such as biology, chemistry, physics, math, computing, engineering, aerospace, astronomy, geology, anthropology, horticulture, conservation, forensics, and many social science disciplines. AccessSTEM and AccessComputing team members join an online community to receive a variety of resources and opportunities:

  • Internships: Receive assistance finding and applying for great internships.
  • Career Building: Learn about careers, resumes, job fairs, and networking.
  • Mentoring: Get support from other students, faculty, staff, and professionals.
  • Free USB Flash Drive: Given to new AccessSTEM students. Get yours today!

For more information about AccessSTEM and AccessComputing, contact Scott Bellman at 206-685-3648 (voice/TTY) or Student applications are located online.