Meet Susan Boyne Interview With Susan Boyne Susan Boyne is a pilot for United Airlines with 25+ years of flying experience. Boyne graduated from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and currently flies the Boeing 787. She mainly pilots international flights and visits major cities such as Tokyo, Frankfurt, and Rome. Did you always want to go intoContinue reading

Meet Dr. Osvaldo Gutierrez Interview With Dr. Osvaldo Gutierrez Dr. Osvaldo Gutierrez is an Assistant Professor of Chemistry at the University of Maryland and is now moving to Texas A&M University. Born in Mexico, Dr. Gutierrez came to the United States initially as an undocumented immigrant. He received his BS and MS degrees at UCLAContinue reading

Meet Dr. Jennifer Perusini Interview With Dr. Jennifer Perusini Dr. Jennifer Perusini is the founder and CEO of Neurovation Labs, a New York-based biotech startup. Neurovation Labs is currently developing the first and only objective diagnostic and companion targeted treatment for post traumatic stress disorder or PTSD. Were you interested in STEM as a child?Continue reading

Meet Dr. Yana Zorina Interview With Dr. Yana Zorina Dr. Yana Zorina is a Senior Research Scientist at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC), where she works at a high throughput screening facility that tests a collection of chemical compounds for various cellular responses using biochemical and image based assays. Dr. Zorina is also theContinue reading

Meet Diana Iracheta Interview With Diana Iracheta Diana Iracheta is a manufacturing and mechanical engineer at Burgess-Norton Mfg. Co. She immigrated from Mexico to the U.S. at 12 years old and went on to receive her Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Northern Illinois University. A strong advocate for women and minorities in STEM, DianaContinue reading

Meet Dr. Aaron Andalman Interview With Dr. Aaron Andalman Can you introduce yourself and describe what you do? My name is Aaron Andalman, and I am a computational neuroscientist turned entrepreneur. I am currently the Chief Science Officer (CSO) at Cognitiv, a company that I co-founded with Marc Hudacsko and Jeremy Fain, former classmates whomContinue reading

Meet Danni Washington Interview With Danni Washington Danni Washington is a science communicator, ocean advocate, and the first African American woman to host an American science TV show. Her non-profit, Big Blue & You, organizes events to promote ocean conservation, encourage representation in STEM, and inspire younger generations to pursue marine conservation. Danni’s missions: I.Continue reading

Meet Dr. Nicole Hindman Interview With Dr. Nicole Hindman My name is Nicole Hindman, and I am a diagnostic academic radiologist at NYU. Going to medical school, I thought radiology would be a boring field because we sit in a dark room and look at images. But, it’s actually great for people that like toContinue reading

Meet Dr. Cinda Scott Interview With Dr. Cinda Scott Dr. Cinda Scott is a marine biologist who has been working in Bocas Del Toro, a region of Panama on the Caribbean coast, for the past six years. She conducts studies and investigations in the ocean, particularly mangroves, and is passionate about ocean conservation as wellContinue reading

Meet Dr. Samit Dasgupta Interview With Dr. Samit Dasgupta Can you introduce yourself and briefly describe what you do?  My name is Samit Dasgupta, and I’m a mathematician at Duke University studying algebraic number theory. Being a professor has three different aspects: I. Research: There are a lot of classical questions that have motivated branchesContinue reading