Closer Look: Bridging The Gender Gap In STEM; And More | WABE 90.1 FM

Closer Look: Bridging The Gender Gap In STEM; And More

Jan 6, 2017

Friday on "Closer Look with Rose Scott and Jim Burress":

  • 0:00: Rose Scott and Jim Burress give an update on the coming winter storm;
  • 2:52: A news brief on MARTA’s annual “State of MARTA” address;
  • 4:03: Dr. Ewa McGrail and Dr. Tinker Sachs, GSU Education professors, talk about a “comic book club” that they started to increase literacy in children like Nikkia and YMV;
  • 24:40: Stephanie Espy -- author, founder and CEO of MathSP -- talks about her book "STEM Gems" and her career as a chemical engineer and entrepreneur;
  • 36:11: Sandy Welfare, executive director of Women in Technology, and Joye Nettles, consultant developer at ThoughtWorks and founder of Joye to the World, talk about WIT’s mission and how they are working to close the gap in STEM.

Like us on Facebook