The past 2.5 days have been all about STEM education and I loved it! I had the pleasure of participating in the 2017 NYS STEM Education Collaborative Summer Institute at Alfred State College. I had a poster highlighting research I had conducted on the Influential Factors of URMs and STEM Degrees. I also got to listen … More First NY STEM Institute
As I posted yesterday, I am participating in a monthly challenge (#bohoberrychallenge) focused on personal development (self-growth). Today’s prompt was “What would you tell your younger self?” I decided to just write 3 suggestions: Trust your gut Follow your passion Live with no regrets I probably could have written more, but these have been … More Advice for younger self?
How fitting that this image by Natural Life came across my instagram this morning! I am participating in a personal development/self reflection journal challenge for the month of July. And just a few days ago I had to journal on the 10 things that make me happy (aka 😊). I initially focused on objects but … More What Makes Your Soul Happy?
Three years ago I was trying to complete my qualifying exam papers…it has been three years since I began the downward spiral of questioning if I was equipped for doctoral school. How fitting that I see this image from Under The Blue Door appear in my facebook memory feed. The quote that goes along … More Rise, Bloom, Radiate
Today’s words of wisdom quote comes from Simple Reminders via my Facebook feed. My life changed back in 2004 when I officially became a single mother. Being a single mother has changed me in various aspects…but the biggest is how I have enhanced my sense of independence and strengthened my faith. These past couple of days have brought … More Wednesday Wisdom: Faith It All Works
Yesterday was an historical day and I’m glad to say that I had a chance to participate in the Women’s March on Washington. Now that my body has rested I’ve decided to take some time and post my thoughts on the march and my experience. I want to first give thanks for my co-workerd letting … More DC Women’s March Part I – Day Recap
I hope that all have had a wonderful week so far — I know that most are in that hustle and bustle preparing for Thanksgiving. I will admit that I have had my far share of errand (5 stores to get our items) BUT mine included food for my meal, Thanksgiving baskets, and meals for … More Words of Wisdom: BeFull of Thanks & Giving