Telle Whitney, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Anita Borg Institute, discusses how women have played a crucial role in the advancement of technology in America, and the need for organizations to not only recognize their incredible contributions, but also to open up more leadership opportunities for the overlooked pool of talent.
Eliza Byard, Executive Director of Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network, discusses creating equal access to the benefits of a safe and welcoming learning environment for all students, regardless of their identity.
Elizabeth Babcock, Chief Public Engagement Officer of the California Academy of Sciences, discusses how wonder and the desire to protect our planet inspires patrons to visit one of the largest cultural institutions on the West Coast.
Irving McPhail, President & CEO of the National Council for Minorities in Engineering discusses how NACME’s work is aimed to benefit a number of underrepresented minority students and to achieve an engineering workforce that looks like America. This interview was filmed in March 2015
Martin Blank President of the Institute for Educational Leadership discusses equipping leaders to build effective systems that prepare children and youth for postsecondary education, careers, and citizenship.
Elizabeth Babcock, Chief Public Engagement Officer of the California Academy of Sciences, discusses the unique elements of one of the largest cultural attractions on the West Coast, including initiatives to improve access to STEM education, unique conservation efforts of endangered species, and its fascinating exhibits that are key to inspiring learning through discovery.