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#WCWinSTEM: Silvia Lorena Mazzula, Ph.D.

This week’s #WCWinSTEM, is Dr. Silvia Lorena Mazzula, a diversity and mental health expert and the executive director of the Latina Researchers Network! As compiled by Léolène Carrington, Ph.D. If you watched the most recent #VanguardSTEM episode, then you remember Dr. Mazzula and her in-depth insights on “Minding our Mental Health” as Women of Color. She gave sage advice on self-care […]

Ama Arthur Rowe, M.D.

This week’s #WCWinSTEM, is Dr. Ama Arthur Rowe, a clinical psychiatrist who’s clinical interests include, but not limited to  psychosomatic medicine and biomedical ethics! As compiled by Léolène Carrington, Ph.D. If you got to see our most recent #VanguardSTEM episode, then you were privy of Dr. Rowe in-depth insights on “Minding our Mental Health” as Women of […]

#WCWinSTEM: Michelle T. Tong, Ph.D.

This week’s #WCWinSTEM is Dr. Michelle T. Tong, a behavioral neuroscientist interested in understanding smell, memory and STEM-ed! As compiled by Leolene Carrington, Ph.D. Dr. Tong is also responsible for the longest-running #VanguardSTEM watch party we know of at Earlham College. We’re super-excited to feature her and look forward to working with her even more closely in the […]

VanguardSTEM Book Club Week 3 Challenge

Happy Wednesday, everyone! We hope you have had a fantastic week so far. We always LOVE Wednesdays around here because they mean we’re celebrating a #WoC (woman of color) who is (or was) a trailblazer in #STEM. But we’re loving Wednesday especially this week because it’s a double whammy of sorts—we have our staple #WCWinSTEM **plus** […]

#WCWinSTEM: Dorothy Johnson Vaughan

This week’s #WCWinSTEM is Dorothy Johnson Vaughan, NASA mathematician. As compiled by Chrystelle Vilfranc Today we’ll continue highlighting the remarkable Black-women mathematicians at the center of Margot Lee Shetterly‘s Hidden Figures. Our #WCWinSTEM is Dorothy Johnson Vaughan, a mathematician who worked at the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics (NACA), the predecessor of NASA. Vaughan was born in […]