A STEMExplore Virtual Career Connection with Minorities in Shark Science (MISS), an organization dedicated to promoting diversity and inclusion in shark science. MISS encourages women of color to push through barriers and contribute knowledge to marine science.
The conversation will focus on women in STEM and the STEMExplore Mentors will share their personal journeys and the positive influences that helped them to realize their professional capabilities.
During this 30-45 minute session, the participants will:
- Learn about marine science as a career in general;
- Observe the day to day tasks of a marine scientist;
- Gain insight into a STEM career and learn the steps it takes to become a professional in this area;
- Ask interview questions of the STEMExplore expert.
NOTE: If you are an educator or parent sharing this event with your students, please do not share your private link. Rather, please direct students to register or watch the live event at EarthEcho's YouTube channel, www.youtube.com/earthecho. Thank you!