PODCASTS & RADIO
Making Time for Science Communication (May 8, 2018) Interview with the Hello PhD podcast, where I share my journey to a career in science communication, and the challenges of balancing my PhD training with my passion for communication and outreach.
Sci on the Fly: Live @ AAAS 2018 (April 12, 2018) Recorded in February 2018 at the 2018 AAAS Annual Meeting. I talked to Dr. Allyson Kennedy, Science & Technology Policy Fellow, about how scientists can transition from careers behind the bench to science communication and how that can allow them to impact local communities through outreach and education.
Ciencia para Hacer Patria (March 12, 2018) Interview with Science Soapbox about my science communication work and using science to have social impact in Puerto Rico.
Rebuilding Puerto Rico May Help Improve Science Education (January 30, 2018) Interview with Voice of America about how Hurricane Maria has created an opportunity to rebuild Puerto Rico's science education system.
Conferencia SACNAS 2017 (October 17, 2017) Spanish-language interview about the 2017 SACNAS National Conference with Radio La Voz de Nevada, the leading Latino talk show in that state.
"Back at It" (September 29, 2017) Interview in "Long-distance" segment of NPR's It's Been a Minute, talking about the aftermath of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico.
New Video Series by and About SACNAS Members Discusses Diversity, Innovation in STEM (May 17, 2018) Article on the SACNAS website about the series of videos "Background to Breakthrough" which I produced for iBiology.
Science, Serving Puerto Rico (January 15, 2018) Profile part of #MeetAScientist series by 500 Women Scientists.
Meet the Woman Making Science Culturally Relevant in the U.S. (December 9, 2016) Profile published in HIP Give, as part of the Latino Victory Project’s #TheFirsts campaign, celebrating Latinos’ new successes and builds a community of firsts who are working toward greater Latino representation in authority roles.
“Merezco estar donde estoy (I deserve to be where I am)” (April 4, 2016) Spanish-language cover story, part of Índice's Women Leaders Series.
Plan to Dismantle Puerto Rico’s Statistics Agency Gets Green Light (April 5, 2018) Quoted in Nature, speaking how privatizing and dismantling the Institute of Statistics is not on Puerto Rico's best interests.
Demonstrators Take to the Streets in Support of Science (April 22, 2017) Quoted in the Wall Street Journal, speaking about the March for Science.
Science’s Minority Talent Pool is Growing–but Draining Away (November 22, 2016) Quoted in The Atlantic, discussing an report suggesting that lack of diversity in medical school faculty is not a due to a lack of available talent in the pipeline.