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Giving Our Girls Role Models Beyond the “Science Guys”

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Presenting students with diverse STEM role models is a key factor when helping them develop their own STEM identities. So why do we always push the "science guys?"
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Sylvia Durkin

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Scientists of New York
In her free time, Sylvia enjoys taking walks in central park, going to movie screenings, and knitting.
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The Role of RockEDU in Realizing my Aspirations

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Julia Derk

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Scientists of New York
Outside of advocacy and activism, Julia loves yoga and meditation, going to concerts, traveling via citibike, cooking and experiencing all that life has to offer.
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Lifelong Love of Learning

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Corbyn Nchako

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Scientists of New York
Outside of the lab, Corbyn enjoys playing and watching soccer, reading and spending time with his friends.
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A Reflection on My Time As a RockEDU Intern

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Phillip Geter

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Scientists of New York
Outside of the lab, Phillip enjoys reading and eating (often, simultaneously!), watching Hulu and Netflix and taking up new hobbies, like skateboarding!
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Microbiome: Unraveling Truth From Hype

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Maryam Zaringhalam

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Scientists of New York
In her free time, Maryam enjoys writing and is a self-proclaimed longform podcast addict, exercise fiend, and cat mama.
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What Did Our Students Gain From the SSRP? A Summary Of Our 2018 PhotoVoice Project.

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Last summer, during our SSRP, we introduced a PhotoVoice Project, where students documented their experience via 5 meaningful photos. The results were truly touching!
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Elizabeth Hubin

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Scientists of New York
In her free time, Elizabeth enjoys working out, exploring the restaurant scene in NYC and spending time in nature!
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Chairs & Pizza

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Shai Shaham

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Scientists of New York
Dr. Shai Shaham grew up in Israel and took an early interest in music. He often attended student concerts at the local conservatory with his siblings.
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Using a "Flat Stanley" to Travel Through The Rockefeller University

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A couple of months ago, a middle schooler from Kermit, TX, asked the Rockefeller community to partake in her Flat Stanley project. Little did we know, it would be a transformative experience for all!
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W. Marcus Lambert

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Scientists of New York
Outside of science, Marcus keeps busy with his four children!
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Wiley Schubert Reed's Argument For The Arts

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Latasha Wright

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Scientists of New York
Latasha is an avid reader with a specific fondness for scifi. In her free time, she enjoys exploring the community art scene in New York City.
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Design as Science and Art

In creating the RockEDU website, the team at C&G Partners needed to blend design, science, and culture in completely new ways.
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Sloka Iyengar

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Scientists of New York
Sloka is a professional dancer, and in her free time, enjoys swimming, embroidering and taking care of her houseplants.
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