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October 27, 2020 | Science Center In The News
Healthcare is Experiencing a Boom in Female Entrepreneurs and Leaders
In October, the Nobel Prize for chemistry was awarded to two women, Emmanuelle Chapentier and Jennifer A. Dodna for the development of a method for genome editing called CRISPR. This is the first time two women have won this prestigious prize and is a timely signal of the growing role women play in health-related fields.
Our Director of Government & Community Relations, Katie Nash spoke with Senator Bob Mensch about the critical role the Science Center plays in spurring innovation, economic growth and opportunity - before, during & after the pandemic.
How Covid-19 is reshaping the future of Greater Philadelphia's small events venues
When Covid-19 hit Greater Philadelphia in March, large scale conventions, international conferences and sporting events were among the first gatherings to go as strict social distancing restrictions rolled out.
A New $10M Program Will Improve Access to STEM Opportunities for Women, Black and Latinx Students in Philly
The initiative led by GlaxoSmithKline will fund programs that close gaps in the region’s workforce pipeline and give career opportunities to underrepresented groups in science, technology, engineering and math.