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#WCWinSTEM: Alicia Prieto Langarica, Ph.D.

This week’s #WCWinSTEM is Dr. Alicia Prieto Langarica, a mathematician whose research interests are in Mathematical Biology! As compiled by Léolène Carrington, Ph.D. We are honored to have Dr. Alicia Prieto Langarica tell us her story as this week’s #WCWinSTEM! A native of Guadalajara, Mexico, Dr. Prieto Langarica loves sharing her passion of mathematics with students […]

#WCWinSTEM: Alexis Scott, M.S.

This week’s #WCWinSTEM is Alexis Scott, an Educator, Entrepreneur and Engineer! As compiled by Léolène Carrington, Ph.D. We’re delighted to feature Alexis Scott as this week’s #WCWinSTEM! Alexis is passionate about numbers and teaching and have made it her life’s mission to help students who have struggles with Mathematics. The author of “Embracing STEM Smarts”,  Alexis has used her gifts in […]

#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: Nicole E. Cabrera Salazar, Ph.D.

This week’s #WCWinSTEM is Dr. Nicole E. Cabrera Salazar, astronomer and advocate for equity and inclusion in STEM and beyond! As compiled by Léolène Carrington, Ph.D. Following our most recent #VanguardSTEM episode on “Minding our Mental Health” as Women of Color, #VanguardSTEM alum Dr. Nicole E. Cabrera Salazar wrote an in-depth article  for the #VSVillage that demystified the therapy and […]

#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: 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 […]