Through The Window And Into The Mirror: Narratives Of African American STEM Professionals, A Career Conversation Series
- Friday, July 17, 2020
- 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Highlights from the Event
The National Museum of African American History and Culture invites middle and high school students to join us as we explore careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). Through the Window and into the Mirror is a video conversation series about the experiences of African American STEM professionals today. Students will to peer into the ‘windows’ of the speakers’ lives, learn from their lived experiences as STEM professionals and will find parts of their culture and lifestyle ‘mirrored’ in the speakers’ lessons of their youth, their greatest challenges and accomplishments. Through the Window and into the Mirror aims to inform, inspire, and be a starting point for students as they take steps towards having careers in STEM.
Join us weekly as we enter the minds of STEM professionals with careers in science education, chemistry, science communication, science policy, biomedical research, engineering and computer science.
Support for this program was generously provided by The Dow Chemical Company
All times are Eastern Daylight Time
The above image is from the Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
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