Reclaiming spaces: Camp ELSO inspires children of color to explore the outdoors, science careers

I recall the high school science teacher who doubted my capacity to succeed in advanced biology, the pre-med advisers who pointed my friend Dr. Kellianne Richardson and me away from their program and discouraged us from considering a career in medicine – biased advice given under the guise of truth and tough love. Continue reading Reclaiming spaces: Camp ELSO inspires children of color to explore the outdoors, science careers

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Mentorship Leads to Better STEM Outcomes for Disadvantaged Students

Every student is different. Each comes into the classroom with different life experiences, learning abilities and personalities. In an evolving society where employers are rapidly demanding workers with STEM skills and schools are struggling to keep up, a tailored approach to STEM education – one that includes mentorship and accessibility – is required to ensure every student finds success. Continue reading Mentorship Leads to Better STEM Outcomes for Disadvantaged Students

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Karlie Kloss Reveals the Three Cs She’s Looking for in Kode With Klossy Summer Camp Applications

Karlie Kloss has a super hectic schedule these days.

The supermodel, 26, is currently promoting her latest gig as the new Project Runway host (the season premiere of which aired Thursday on Bravo) and gearing up to host one of the coolest summer camps for girls through her nonprofit, Kode With Klossy. Continue reading Karlie Kloss Reveals the Three Cs She’s Looking for in Kode With Klossy Summer Camp Applications

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