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#WCWinSTEM: Nicole Sanchez, MA

This week’s #WCWinSTEM is Natalie Nicole Sanchez, recent graduate of the Fisk-Vanderbilt Master’s-to-Ph.D. Bridge program. As compiled by Chrystelle Vilfranc Natalie Nicole Sanchez is a recent graduate of the Fisk-Vanderbilt Master’s-to-Ph.D. Bridge Program where she completed her MA in Physics, with a focus in Astrophysics.  This fall, she will be pursuing her Ph.D. in Astronomy […]

The First Step in Controlling Your Narrative

By Natasha Berryman If you missed the season three premiere of #VanguardSTEM, #BBBinSTEM: Bravery Beyond the Academy, I strongly encourage you to watch it. In it, one of our phenomenal guests, Dr. Danielle N. Lee, urged viewers to take control of their workplace/academic narratives as a constructive response to being mislabeled, misunderstood and/or still successful while being […]

#WCWinSTEM: Renetta G. Tull, PhD

This week’s #WCWinSTEM is Dr. Renetta G. Tull, associate Vice Provost for Graduate Student Professional Development & Postdoctoral Affairs at UMBC.  As compiled by Chrystelle Vilfranc Renetta Garrison Tull received her B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Howard University. She then went on to complete her M.S. in Engineering and a Ph.D. in Speech Science.  Currently Dr. Tull serves […]

Hidden Figures, Hidden Fees

by Jedidah Isler, Ph.D. Photo and trailer both courtesy of 20th Century Fox. On August 15, 2016 the trailer for Hidden Figures, the original motion picture based on the non-fiction book of the same name by Margot Lee Shetterly, was released. I don’t generally watch trailers, or movies for that matter, because they often don’t […]

#WCWinSTEM: Camille Eddy

This week’s #WCWinSTEM is Camille Eddy: leader, space lover, mentor, public speaker, web designer and engineering student. As compiled by Chrystelle Vilfranc Camille Eddy is currently a Machine Learning intern at HP Labs and a senior Mechanical Engineering student at Boise State University. She is an amazing student leader. She founded the Space Broncos student […]