Podcast Episodes

Episode 32: Microbiologist Destigmatizes PhDepression

Her STEM Story is now a part of The STEM Advocacy Institute. Learn more about thi sexciting partnership by following us on Twitter and check out their website. Links: www.twitter.com/ph_d_epression www.instagram.com/ph_d_epression www.thephdepression.com This is our third episode of our Wonder Women in STEM- Mini-Series. In this series, we are interviewing speakers from our upcoming virtual… Continue reading Episode 32: Microbiologist Destigmatizes PhDepression

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Episode 30: Decoding Diabetes & Science Communication

  Links: www.twitter.com/KrishanaSankar www.instagram.com/beyond.the.ivory.tower www.facebook.com/Krishana.Sankar This is our first episode of our Wonder Women in STEM- Mini-Series. In this series, we are interviewing speakers from our upcoming virtual conference, that will be taking place on Oct 20th & 21st. Sign up NOW for this FREE event here. Our guest today was always a curious kid.… Continue reading Episode 30: Decoding Diabetes & Science Communication

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Episode 28: The Squid Scientist

Links: Skype A Scientist Sarah's Website Follow Sarah on Twitter Patreon Page Favorite Book:Kraken: The Curious, Exciting, and Slightly Disturbing Science of Squid The only two times I think or hear about squids is either when I order a calamari or when I am on Twitter and see a post by our guest today. Today… Continue reading Episode 28: The Squid Scientist

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Episode 27: The Space Scientist

Links: Personal website Twitter: @harriet_brettle Planetary Society Space Generation Advisory Council When I say space scientist, some people might think of astronauts or rocket scientists, but our guest today is a scientist that studies the weather formations on Jupiter. Harriet  Brettle is a graduate student at the California Institute of Technology. She has a bachelors… Continue reading Episode 27: The Space Scientist

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Episode 24: Changing The Future of Research

Career transitions are tough especially when you are in research and a mom! Our guest today Adriana Bankston has had her fair share of transitions. Some of them include career transition from the bench into policy, as well as her personal story of managing motherhood and a career in research. She advocates for junior scientists… Continue reading Episode 24: Changing The Future of Research

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How To Work With Non-STEM Teammates

As someone who has worked in both the humanities and STEM, I’m very interested in interdisciplinary work between the two fields. Personally, I’ve found that I end up drawing from both my humanities and STEM backgrounds in my current research, so I truly believe that some amazing work can come from these collaborations. If you’re… Continue reading How To Work With Non-STEM Teammates

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How to Survive Your First Fieldwork Trip

With the warmer weather coming up, many of us in STEM fields will be off for fieldwork. For those who are going on fieldwork for their first time, it can be a bit scary! But here are some tips to help you get ready for your trip. Many of us in STEM will eventually have… Continue reading How to Survive Your First Fieldwork Trip

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Episode 17: Her Musical STEM Story

Today we are talking to Sydney Floryanzia, a Chemical Engineering freshman at North Carolina State University. Her journey is peculiar, as it did not begin with math or science, but with Sydney’s love for music. In sixth grade, Sydney was finding a way to solve one of the National Academy of Engineering’s fourteen Grand Challenges of the 21st… Continue reading Episode 17: Her Musical STEM Story

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Podcast Episodes

Episode15: Our STEM Support Star

We are back with our brand new podcast episodes. We are doing away with season format and will release a new "woman in STEM" interview every Monday. We are so excited that our first guest back is our very own Alex Fitzpatrick the author of our #STEMSupport column. Today we are talking to an American Zooarchaeologist, who… Continue reading Episode15: Our STEM Support Star

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What is the 1000 STEM Women Project

During the spring of 2017, I worked with a 6th-grade science classroom in Rhode Island via an education technology tool called Flipgrid (an asynchronous video discussion platform).  Using Flipgrid, I would pose a weekly science or STEM questions and they would create short video responses to the prompt. I’m an ecologist by training, so these… Continue reading What is the 1000 STEM Women Project