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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 29: Adventures of STEAM Team 5

Links: https://www.linkedin.com/in/pamelametivier http://STEAMTeam5.com   In this episode, we are talking to, Pamela Metivier, a partner at Monsoon Publishing and co-creator of STEAMTeam 5, a children's adventure book series aimed at empowering young girls for leadership roles in STEM/STEAM. The first book, STEAMTeam 5: The Beginning was released December 2018, after which she & her co-author were invited… Continue reading Episode 29: Adventures of STEAM Team 5

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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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Episode 23: The Value of Liberal Arts in Technology

In this episode, Lauren Maffeo shares: Her transition into the tech sector with a liberal arts background Why she chose to earn a certificate in AI for Business Strategy from MIT Sloan The role that shame plays in diversity and inclusion The balance between speaking at mainstream and “women in tech” events Links: *GetApp articles *Talk… Continue reading Episode 23: The Value of Liberal Arts in Technology

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Episode 21: The Story of ReigningIt

 Just like us Saqi Mehta shares stories of women who are reigning it in STEM. After spending 5 years in Silicon Valley leading the University Recruiting team at Square, Saqi realized the disparity between women and men in STEM, which led her to Co-Found ReigningIt. A website and community platform which brings awareness to women… Continue reading Episode 21: The Story of ReigningIt

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Episode 19: She Knows Dinosaurs

This episode is a STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, & Mathematics) story. We are talking to a fellow podcaster Sabrina Ricci, who hosts a podcast called "I Know Dino". Coming from a journalism & digital content background, Sabrina didn’t even think once before starting her podcast. She and her husband host this weekly show. They go to a… Continue reading Episode 19: She Knows Dinosaurs

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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