Women in STEM
By Prab Doowa
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Women in STEM is recorded and produced by Praphanit Doowa, featuring interviews with the experiences and stories of women in and around the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics schools at the University of Washington.
||CleanEp. 10 The Art of CSE||Karishma and Aishwarya Mandyam are sisters who are both studying CSE at the University of Washington. Their passion and drive to pursue what they call “an art” demonstrates the versatility in CSE. The two share their journey in CSE and encourage wom||1/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp. 9 Women and Nutritional Sciences||There is so much about food that we have yet to understand and so much value in food science that we don’t know. I am a Nutritional Sciences minor at the UW and I was taught by Dr. Elizabeth Kirk, a lecturer in the Nutritional Sciences department.||11/28/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp. 8 Math House||Zelda Zabinsky, a professor in the Industrial and Engineering Department shared with us her views on how children in early years should be encouraged to pursue STEM, especially mathematics and not be afraid to follow their passion despite what people m.||11/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp. 7 Proving Them Wrong||A recent graduate from the Bio-Engineering Department at the UW, Jerusalem Grace Kifelaw talks about how being a student of color has impacted her journey in the STEM field.||10/31/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp. 6 Once a Math Geek, Always a Math Geek||Once a math geek, always a math geek. Professor Luanne Thompson of the Oceanography Department at the UW shares how she came to be in her field, researching the role that the oceans play in climate variability.||10/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp. 5 Soccer Fanatic to Education Enthusiast||A full-time bio-engineering student juggling volunteer work and a job as a yoga instructor, Kai Ooi gets candid about her journey through her chosen STEM field of bioengineering. She discusses how she prioritized her education over her soccer career ba.||10/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp. 4: Stay Woke||To shake things up a bit, this podcast is a conversation between Anni Hong, an economics and psychology major and Eric de Winter, an electrical engineering major. The two discuss what women in STEM means to them and the root of the issues regarding wom.||8/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp. 3: Inner Princess||A full-time genius with an inner princess, Jessica Lundquist shares her story about the obstacles and hardship she faced as a woman in environmental and civil engineering. Originally published May 16, 2017.||8/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp. 2: A Little Girl’s Journey||From a star gazer to an astronomy professor, Emily Levesque shares her journey as an astronomer. Originally published May 9, 2017.||8/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp. 1: Women in STEM||On the first episode, Niva Ashkenazi shares her experience in pursuing her college major and dealing with the rhetoric around STEM majors. Originally published May 7, 2017.||8/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|