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Dr. Weitian Wang named IEEE STEM Champion

Dr. Wang, Assistant Professor, shares the 2023 title with 26 others selected from a pool of 92 applicants globally. He is the only recipient in the US this year.

Posted in: Awards & Recognition, School of Computing

Dr. Weitian Wang adjusting a rover in the robotics lab

The IEEE STEM Champion Program was developed to recognize IEEE volunteers for their contributions to pre-university STEM education and to build a community of pre-university IEEE STEM outreach volunteers. The program resides under and works in partnership with the Volunteer STEM Portal.

The Benefits of Being a STEM Champion

  • Recognition for your contributions to pre-university STEM education
  • Opportunity to be involved in a community of STEM outreach volunteers
  • Grant funding opportunity
  • Opportunity to build Region and Section awareness of your work
  • Ability to support IEEE pre-university education metrics by sharing your events and event results
  • Access to Champion-specific STEM outreach resources