50 Voices of the Future: Karen Flammer on creating STEAM education opportunities
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In honor of UC San Diego Extension’s first 50 years, 50 Voices of the Future asks thought leaders about the trends, breakthroughs and social advances they foresee over the next 50 years.
Dr. Karen Flammer didn’t realize she was an anomaly as an aspiring female physicist until her freshman year at UC San Diego, when she discovered there were only two other women in her honors physics class. That’s why Flammer is so enthusiastic about the work she does as the director of education for Sally Ride Science at UC San Diego, inspiring young female and minority students to pursue careers in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math). More…