November 8, 2017
Citgo Petroleum Corporation hosted it’s first annual National STEM Day Celebration in Houston at the West Houston Institute November 8, 2017. Joppa, co-emceed the event with KHOU 11 News at Noon Anchor Shern-Min Chow. Shern-Min Chow said “that it was the first time that she had ever been introduced by a robot!”
Citgo launched the CITGO STEM Talent Pipeline program in 2016. This program partners with educational organizations near the company’s operational areas to increase access to educational opportunities in STEM. The program promotes the importance of STEM education to the socioeconomic development of our communities and highlights the numerous pathways to rewarding careers, including those in the energy industry.
We had a great time at this event and enjoyed meeting all of the students and promoting STEM!