Herff College of Engineering Girls Experiencing Engineering (GEE)
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GEE History

Gee History

The GEE program was started in 2004 through a grant from the Womens Foundation for a Greater Memphis. The original program was for middle school girls only and lasted two weeks. Since then, the program has expanded to include both middle and high school students and to develop a strong mentoring and leadership component along with the introduction to engineering. In addition to funding from the Womens Foundation, support now also comes from the Herff College of Engineering and the The Center for Intermodal Freight Transportation Studies.

GEE Mentor Spotlight

Kelsey Ford, Civil Engineering

Kelsey Ford, Civil Engineering

"I’m originally from Florida. I want to graduate with a degree in Civil Engineering and obtain a job that relates to Transportation Engineering and low impact design. I would also enjoy a career in pedestrian impact and safety."

Contact GEE
If you have additional questions, please contact Lavitta Means at lmeans@memphis.edu or Sheila Moses at srmoses@memphis.edu or 678-4933.
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Last Updated: 3/13/14