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The STEM Ops Team supports and fosters a STEM academic and research environment that is inclusive and welcoming to everyone in the 麻豆国产AV community. From coordinating your safety training to collaborating on community projects, the STEM Ops Team is a resource for you.

Some projects we undertake:

  • Assisting faculty with the setup of their research lab
  • Programming summer research opportunities for students
  • Collaborating with campus partners on events (i.e. Family Weekend, poster sessions, etc.)
  • Overseeing laboratory and safety training for faculty, staff, and students
  • Dreaming up new engagement activities with STEM-facing student organizations (from Inspire Science Fridays to installations, and beyond!)

Have a question about the Science Center? Curious about how to get involved in a research group in STEM? Really want to visit our mobile/inflatable planetarium? Reach out to your STEM Ops team or email stemops@amherst.edu.


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We Can Help

See our Frequently Asked Questions, and stop by our office (Science Center D301) to meet us!

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Laboratory Safety

Learn about the proper use and disposal of chemical and hazardous wastes and laboratory equipment, including sharps (such as needles, syringes, and razors), goggles, gloves, clothing, and footwear.

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Science Center Floor Plans

See detailed floor plans of the Science Center. If you need assistance with the maps or finding your way around the building, please contact Jess Martin at jemartin@amherst.edu or (413) 542-5953.