Generating Excellence in Math and Science (GEMS)

The Generating Excellence in Math and Science (GEMS) at Agnes Scott College is a program designed to encourage and motivate young women to pursue college majors and careers in math and science. The program offers academic and social support through a Summer Scholars program and throughout the academic year.

Program Contact Info
First Name: 
Lerita Coleman
Last Name: 
Brown
Title: 
Director
Location: 
Agnes Scott College
Decatur, GA 30030
United States
Fax: 404-471-5368
Program Details
Year Established: 
2007
Affiliation: 
AAUW
Program Focus: 
General Science
Program Focus: 
Engineering
Program Focus: 
Math
Girls served annually: 
70
Boys served annually: 
0
Does your program focus on serving youth with disabilities?: 
No
Organization Info
Organization Contact Info
Title: 
Program Manager, Science & Math Institute
Location: 
Agnes Scott College
United States
Slug: 
generating-excellence-in-math-and-science-gems-2
Needed Resources/Activities
workshops/classes/training
mentoring
internships
funding/sponsorship
conferences
Available Resources/Activities
workshops/classes/training
teaching or tutoring
girls interested in STEM
Collaboration Interests
working with similar organizations
working with informal organizations
working with higher education
joint event planning
curriculum development
Populations Served
diversity focus
at-risk