Category Archives: Conventions

Women of Color in STEM conference set to kick off Oct. 3 in Detroit

Photo courtesy: Unsplash. The 24th annual Women of Color (WOC) in STEM conference is scheduled for October 3-5 in Detroit, Michigan. The multi-cultural event will feature speakers on a range of topics, including under-representation of women of color in STEM fields. “Women make up more than half of the population of [the U.S.] and are receiving more than half of

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Wakandacon is coming and I am HERE FOR IT

Hey Chicago: Wakandacon 2019 is coming to the Hyatt Regency Place between the 26th and 28th of July. It’s a three-day, family-friendly, “Afro-futuristic” convention that celebrates “art, community, and technology” and self-expression. I’m in Canada so I can’t attend, but I’m patiently awaiting photos of the incredible cosplay that’s going to be on display here. The convention isn’t solely dedicated

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