About Us

UNLV Scientista is a chapter of The Scientista Foundation, the global network for college campus women in STEM.


The mission of this organization is to empower and support women majoring in science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and medicine (STEMM) by providing a strong campus community, online resources, and visible role models.


In order to achieve these goals, UNLV Scientista will:

  • Organize socials and study groups
  • Connect people with similar goals and interests
  • Provide networking and job opportunities 
  • Recognize female achievements in STEM through Scientista Spotlights
  • Facilitate outreach to inspire and encourage young people in the community
  • Provide information on graduate and professional schools

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