Celebrate biodiversity at a festival at Constitution Gardens and Citizen Science events throughout the Washington, D.C., Metro area
Needing to get over my personal writing blocks, I created a short term #Madwriting Support Group of Twitter Academics
A breakdown of how my days as a pouched rat researcher are spent
Ignoring fatigue and neglecting self-care not only compromises your health, it compromises your science, too
Shout Out! My latest celebratory series amplifying the voice, work, and service of scholars and scientists who work to make STEM accessible, diverse, and more inclusive.
I answer some of my readers most pressing questions about the research I do studying pouched rat behavior, biology and natural history
March 14 we celebrate the most popular of the mathematical symbols 3.14159265359
Diversity efforts in higher education and sciences are overdue for a follow-up conversation about mental wellness and the feelings of isolation that many scholars—from college students to faculty members—often feel...
Dream is the theme for 2016 TED Conference, however TED and its Fellows program has been celebrating Technology, Entertainment and Design, and inspiring big dreams for years
Beyoncé's "Formation" makes many statements about social and political realities in the U.S., but song and video perhaps speak especially strongly to black women in academia...
February offers an opportunity to host a focused conversation about innovation, achievements and contributitions of the African diaspora. ...
B.o.B has been spitting mad knowledge to free his followers from the cultish brainwashing grip of science. The earth is Flat. FLAT!! And he has proof!
I have questions (and side eye)...
Here is a list of five exciting summer science programs offering teens hands-on, authenic science engagement experiences
It's a new calendar year and the 2016 spring (or winter) semester is upon us. Academically, it's halfway through the year but it’s a perfect time to take stock...
Once, not too long ago, the MLK weekend holiday served as the time of the annual Science Online meeting in Research Triangle, NC. The interactive session included reflection of the holiday and the importance of diversity and inclusion in science, science communication, and online science communities...
It's job application season and I am applying for academic jobs. I have many feels about this - up, down, and in between.
Reflecting on the remarks made by SCOTUS's Scalia and Roberts about the value of Black students in college science classes
The newest TED Fellows have been announced and nine are scientists, representing eight different countries.
I'm applying for jobs and fighting my own anxiousness and insecurities along the way
Spilling my guts and examining my recent anxieties.