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Meet a Committee Member: Kate Proudfoot

Bethanie Statler   Meet Kathleen (Kate) Proudfoot, the social media co-coordinator for EYH Chicago. Kate remembers having a pretty extensive science education in high school, including calculus, biology, chemistry, computer science, and physics. She was not too fond of lab work then, but loves doing lab work now and wishes she’d found her passion for [...]

Meet a Committee Member: Roz Norkett

Bethanie Statler   Happy holidays! This season EYH Chicago introduces you to organizing committee member Rosalind (Roz) Norkett. Roz is originally from London, United Kingdom (UK). The UK education system differs from that in the United States, in that Roz was able to specialize in Math, Chemistry, and Biology early in her teen years. Through [...]

A Day in the Life of Dr. Kari L. Jordan

Bethanie Statler   This month we spoke with Dr. Kari L Jordan, the Director of Assessment and Community Equity at The Carpentries. The Carpentries is a community of “instructors, trainers, maintainers, helpers, and supporters who share a mission to teach foundational computational and data science skills to researchers.” Before her current position, Dr. Jordan conducted [...]