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No More Hidden Figures: STEM Diversity in the 21st Century

  • Tuesday, July 18, 2017
  • 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Dr. Tashni Dubroy (left) and Karen Clark (right).

Dr. Tashni Dubroy (left) and Karen Clark (right).

Minorities and women are traditionally underrepresented in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) fields. This presentation, featuring Shaw University President Tashni Dubroy, seeks to motivate, encourage and empower the next generation of engineers, doctors and scientists of color who will be leaders in STEM fields. Hosted by Karen Clark, Midday Personality, Foxy 107/104; News & Public Affairs Director, Radio One, Raleigh.

Dr. Tashni Dubroy is Shaw University’s 17th president. A Shaw graduate, she began her career as a research scientist at BASF and served as chair of Shaw’s Department of Natural Sciences and Mathematics. Passionate about community, science and education, Dubroy founded the Brilliant and Beautiful Foundation, dedicated to mentoring women in science.


This program is part of the speaker series for our featured exhibition, “RACE: Are We So Different?,” April 22-October 22, 2017.

Details

Details

Date:
July 18
Times:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Fee:
Free

Venue

WRAL 3D Theater

Downtown Raleigh
11 West Jones Street
Raleigh, NC 27601 United States
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Phone:
919.707.9800

Organizer

Emelia Cowans-Taylor
919.707.9837