From Dorothy Hodgkins, who made advances in X-ray crystallography and discovered many biochemical structures including penicillin, vitamin B12 and insulin, to Maria Goeppert Mayer’s work that led to the the first advanced model of the atomic nucleus, women have made major contributions to many scientific fields. And there are amazing

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Celebrating Bay Area Women in STEM 8 March,2017Andrea Aust

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Andrea Aust

Andrea is the Senior Manager of Science Education for KQED, where she has been developing science education resources and providing professional learning for STEM educators for more than 10 years. Andrea graduated from UC Berkeley with a B.A. in Environmental Science and earned her M.A. in Teaching and Multiple Subject Teaching Credential from the University of San Francisco. Prior to KQED, she taught, developed, and managed marine science and environmental education programs in Aspen, Catalina Island and the Bay Area. Follow her on Twitter at @KQEDaust.

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