Coming this March to WFYI and produced in partnership with the Indiana Afterschool Network, elementary-age learners will have new local heroes to look up to with WFYI's Everyday Engineering! In a series of short videos, they'll meet five Hoosier women whose work in STEM fields gives little engineers insight into the engineering design process. From a behavioral pediatrician to an architectural designer, these STEM pros will help kids explore the process one step at a time and learn more about career paths!
Featured Women in STEM:
- Dr. Nerissa Bauer, Let’s Talk Kids Health & Axon Health Associates
- Victoria Graczyk, Graduate Energy Engineer, Schmidt Associates
- Myrisha Powell, Architectural Designer, Schmidt Associates
- Poonam Gill, Engineer
- Dr. Anusuya Das, Patent Agent, Barnes and Thornburg LLP; Adjunct Faculty, Fairbanks School of Public Health, Indiana University
- Yok Potts, Manager of Financial Transmission Rights Market, MISO Energy
- Producer: Carly Weidman
- Director: Nate Heck
- Editor: Nate Heck
The series is presented in partnership with the Indiana Afterschool Network, Million Girls Moonshoot, and the Corporation for Public Broadcting's Ready to Learn initiative.