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#WCWinSTEM: Pamela E. Harris, Ph.D.

“From undocumented dreamer to a mathematics professor, I am eager to create opportunities for my Latinx community in STEM.” -Dr. Pamela E. Harris As compiled by Léolène Carrington, Ph.D. We are honored to have Dr. Pamela E. Harris tell us her story as this week’s #WCWinSTEM! Dr. Harris is an assistant professor of Mathematics whose research […]

#WCWinSTEM: Tanea Reed, Ph.D.

This week’s #WCWinSTEM is Dr. Tanea Reed, a biochemist whose research focuses on therapeutic interventions for moderate traumatic brain injuries! As compiled by Léolène Carrington, Ph.D. We’re delighted to feature Dr. Tanea Reed as this week’s #WCWinSTEM. Dr. Reed is the second faculty member at Eastern Kentucky University to be awarded a National Institute of Health  grant under the R15 […]

#WCWinSTEM: Asmeret Asefaw Berhe, Ph.D.

This week’s #WCWinSTEM is Dr. Asmeret Asefaw Berhe, a biogeochemist with a passion for STEM education, advocacy, inclusion, and valuing nature, especially soils! As compiled by Léolène Carrington, Ph.D. We are honored to have Dr. Asmeret Asefaw Berhe tell us her story as this week’s #WCWinSTEM. Given the body of her publication records and her leadership role at the National Academies(!!), […]

#WCWinSTEM: Alicia M. Morgan, M.S.

This week’s #WCWinSTEM is Alicia M. Morgan, an Engineer and STEM/STEAM Advocate! As compiled by Léolène Carrington, Ph.D. We’re delighted to feature Alicia M. Morgan as this week’s #WCWinSTEM! Alicia is passionate about empowering K-16 students, as well as educators and workplace professionals with tools to be globally competitive. Alicia is also the author of “Father and Daughter […]

#WCWinSTEM: Charee Peters, M.S.

This week’s #WCWinSTEM, is Charee Peters, a Yankton Sioux astronomer whose PhD thesis focuses on astronomical events that change in brightness over time! As compiled by Léolène Carrington, Ph.D. The first in the Yankton Sioux tribe to obtain a B.S. in Physics, Charee Peters is now a Ph.D. candidate in astronomy at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Charee studies how […]

#WCWinSTEM: Kenya Allmond, M.S.

This week’s #WCWinSTEM is Kenya Allmond, M.S., an IT audit manager! As compiled by Léolène Carrington, Ph.D. We’re so excited to feature Kenya Moore as this week’s #WCWinSTEM! Kenya is a #STEM Champion and is excited to share her story with us. Responses may be edited for content and brevity. How would you describe yourself in 1 tweet? Gadget girl, tech tamer, arts […]

#WCWinSTEM: Anndrea Moore, M.B.A.

This week’s #WCWinSTEM is Anndrea Moore, M.B.A., an innovative leader at Apple! As compiled by Léolène Carrington, Ph.D. An Ohio native, Anndrea is passionate about building and marketing amazing products and making a difference in the lives of black tech women. We’re so excited to feature Anndrea Moore as this week’s #WCWinSTEM!   Responses may be edited for content and brevity. […]

#WCWinSTEM: Arlyne Simon, Ph.D.

This week’s #WCWinSTEM is Dr. Arlyne Simon, a biochemical engineer, inventor (THREE patents!?!), entrepreneur and children’s book author! As compiled by Léolène Carrington, Ph.D. We are honored to have Dr. Arlyne Simon tell us her story as this week’s #WCWinSTEM. Given her prolific work in so many categories, we know there’s lots to learn from her.  The responses may be edited for content […]

#WCWinSTEM: Shanta Whitaker, Ph.D.

This week’s #WCWinSTEM is Dr. Shanta Whitaker, a health policy consultant! As compiled by Léolène Carrington, Ph.D. We’re so excited to feature Dr. Shanta Whitaker as this week’s #WCWinSTEM! Dr. Whitaker is a “Public Health Champion” and is excited to share her story with us. The responses have been edited for content and brevity.   How would you describe […]