Black History Month

February is #BlackHistoryMonth in the United States. This Tuesday, and for the entire month of February, we will be supporting and amplifying the stories of African American artists, authors, scientists, and activists.

  • Vanguard STEM, an organization that hosts conversations with WOC in STEM

  • Black Girls Code, an organization empowering young black girls to excel in tech through mentorships and instruction

  • Association of Black Women Physicians, an organized network of African-American women physicians committed to the improvement of public health and welfare, through the advancement of knowledge concerning women and the community health.

  • National Society of Black Engineers, a 501(c)(3) founded in 1975, their mission is "to increase the number of culturally responsible Black Engineers who excel academically, succeed professionally and positively impact the community."

  • National Society of Black Physicists promotes the professional well-being of African American physicists and physics students within the international scientific community and within society at large.

  • Black Women in Science and Engineering, a group to empower and develop Black women who have degrees in the sciences, math and engineering.

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