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OSU Lima STEM Steps

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The program is filled with hands on activities in various STEM fields, aimed at encouraging more young women to pursue a career in the science field. The program is filled with hands on activities in various STEM fields, aimed at encouraging more young women to pursue a career in the science field.
And while STEM stands for science, technology, engineering and math, women are learning that they are not limited to traditional STEM fields. And while STEM stands for science, technology, engineering and math, women are learning that they are not limited to traditional STEM fields.

Young high school women from around the region joined Ohio State Lima for the fourth annual STEM Steps program. 

The program is filled with hands on activities in various STEM fields, aimed at encouraging more young women to pursue a career in the science field. According to Swathi Mohan, a lecturer at OSU Lima, "It is important because of the lack of diversity in those fields."

And while STEM stands for science, technology, engineering and math, women are learning that they are not limited to traditional STEM fields. Other career opportunities in STEM include pharmacy, nutrition, and of course, meteorology.

Thanks to OSU Lima, students can stay close to home while starting and sometimes even finishing their degree in a STEM related program.

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