Elevate [Math] is just around the corner. Our first class is in 16 days!

Part of your program includes a workshop with people that work in STEM; but what impact do careers in STEM have on the world? Find out by learning about our TOP 10 STEM HEROES for 2019:

  • Chien-Shiung Wu: Chinese-American Physicist (and UC Berkeley grad!)
  • George Washington Carver: African American botanist and inventor
  • Ellen Ochoa: First Latina astronaut, from La Mesa, California
  • Katherine Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan, and Mary Jackson: “Human Computers” who helped launch the first NASA missions
  • Albert Baez: Physicist and co-inventor of the microscope
  • Kathy Pham: Computer scientist and founding member of U.S. Digital Service
  • Fe Del Mundo: First female and Asian student at Harvard Medical school, a pediatrician and public health researcher
  • Lynn Conway: Engineer, 2014 Computer Science History Museum fellow, inventor of multiple-out-of-order dynamic instruction scheduling

Enjoy the rest of the summer!