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#WCWinSTEM: Nicole M. Joseph, Ph.D.

This week’s #WCWinSTEM is Dr. Nicole M. Joseph, an assistant professor at Vanderbilt University. As compiled by Chrystelle Vilfranc Dr. Nicole M. Joseph is an assistant professor of mathematics and science education in the department of Teaching and Learning at Vanderbilt University and was a 2014-2015 National Academy of Education/Spencer Post-Doctoral Fellow. Her research interests […]

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 […]

STEM in the White House: How the United State of Women Summit Reminded Us of the Importance of Confidence and Representation

” At the rate that we’re going, we will be on Mars before 50 percent of girls in high school are in AP computer science courses.” ~ Dava Newman By Jasmine Johnson The White House hosted its inaugural Women Summit: The United State of Women in Washington D.C with more than 5,000 in attendance. This event […]