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PAID Math Tutors for K-12 Needed! 

Attention STEM Majors:
The West TN STEM Hub is currently seeking 2-3 undergraduate STEM majors to serve as math tutors for local K-12 students. Tutors selected for this program will be assigned to a local elementary, middle, or high school and will serve as a math tutor up to 15 hours per week (this is flexible based upon schedule).

You must have submitted the FAFSA and be eligible for Federal Work Study in order to be selected for one of these tutoring positions.

Who is Eligible? Students that completed the FAFSA and are eligible for Federal Work Study (FWS).

How to apply? Email Dr. Stephanie Ivey ( if you are interested in being considered for a West TN STEM Hub K-12 math tutor position.

For more information about the West TN STEM Hub, click here!

Civil Engineer Job Position!!

MidSouth Utility Consultants, LLC provides a dynamic work environment with the opportunity and responsibility to impact hundreds of thousands of people every day through comprehensive planning, design, testing, and construction contract administration services to rural electric cooperatives, municipal electric power systems, and large industries who have their own high voltage facilities.

Candidates must be completing/have completed a 4 year civil engineering program by May 2015 with the understanding that rewards are the result of purposeful, hard work. Here you can find more information about this position.

SSP Opportunities!!

The Student Success Programs (SSP) have various positions which will be responsible for coordinating different projects. These projects' components include but not be limited to; job shadowing, research and internship opportunities, speaker series, faculty/business mentors; industry visits; themed workshops, summer bridge activities, etc. Learn more information about this program through SSP Brochure and Position Description

2014-15 2nd Semester Internship Program!!!

i-SERV is a nonprofit (501c3) tutoring program that works alongside intervention teachers in math lab classes at White Station Middle School.  We assist teachers by working with students, who have tested below proficient on the TCAP, in small group stations.

Program Goals:

  • to boost our students’ confidence in math
  • to work to develop relationships with our students
  • to assist teachers in preparing station activities
  • to raise our students’ test scores
  • to provide one day per week, small group skill stations

Internship time requirements:

  • Every Wednesday: mid January-early May, 7:15-2:15
  • 1-2 group planning session each week according to intern’s schedules
  • Additional hours can be earned through lunch time tutoring sessions one on one with students if needed

Internship Program Benefits:

  • work in a Title I School alongside some of the best teachers in Memphis
  • learn valuable training in classroom management
  • participate in the development of a nonprofit program
  • work in small group settings with students, allowing you to make a personal impact

Apply to the Internship Program:

  • contact Lora Lyons for more information

  • visit for more information on our program

2015-2016 JLM Voluntarism Scholarship Award!!

The Junior League of Memphis has announced they are seeking qualified applicants to compete for their first annual Scholarship Awards for the 2015-2016 academic year. Up to $10,000 in scholarships will be awarded to deserving female students who are striving to purse a degree at a local 4-year college. Applicants must exhibit leadership qualities and have a strong volunteer history.

Visit the link here to read more information from the Junior League about procedures, eligibility requirements, and the application for this scholarship.

MemphiSTEM Links

Herff College of Engineering (HCOE)
HCOE Multimedia
S-STEM Grant
TRio STEM Project

MemphiSTEM Spotlight


"Being involved with MemphiSTEM has been a wonderful experience for me. It has helped me forge relationships with professors and other students that have been invaluable to me. MemphiSTEM has helped me become more prepared for a job after I graduate by allowing me to have a leadership position and work with teams. I can't believe how lucky I am to have been able to be involved with MemphiSTEM." - Lorrie

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