Blacks in Energy celebrate 40 years, connect with next generation through BEAM

In 2015, Reuters reported that only five percent of the boards of utilities in the United States included women, and approximately 13 percent of board members among the top 10 publicly owned utilities were African American or Latino. Often due to a lack of access to science, technology, engineering, and mathematics educational opportunities and programming, African-Americans, other minorities and … Continue reading Blacks in Energy celebrate 40 years, connect with next generation through BEAM

Mastercard paves STEM education path to reach 200,000 girls by 2020

https://twitter.com/sswarner12/status/918132164247670784 On the International Day of the Girl, American president Donald Trump recognized how “girlhood shapes the lives of all women,” promoting “the empowerment of more than 1 billion young girls growing up around the world.,” he said in a statement. President Trump acknowledged the world’s 1.1 billion girls are a source of power, energy, and creativity, reaffirming … Continue reading Mastercard paves STEM education path to reach 200,000 girls by 2020