ARTICLES & FEATURES
Women in Science Communication and Utilizing Mutual Ground (March 8, 2020) Google Arts & Culture Digital Exhibit, curated by the Adler Planetarium in Chicago that highlights women science communicators who engage their communities with science and how they have succeeded by utilizing a mutual ground technique that personally connects them with their audience.
Cultural Considerations in Science Communication (July 13, 2019) Comic drawn by Reyhaneh Maktoufi, visually summarizing the importance of considering the culture of one's audience when communicating science.
AAAS Member Spotlight: Scientist Mónica Feliú-Mójer’s Career is Making Science More Equitable, Inclusive (April 26, 2019) Interview for the April 2019 Newsletter of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).
Apasionada de las ciencias (Passionate about science) (March 6, 2019) Spanish-language interview for #DeMujer, a collaboration between the podcast Alzando la Voz and newspaper Primera Hora.
8 Puerto Rican Women On How Hurricane Maria Impacted Them (September 20, 2018) I was one of 8 Puerto Rican women in the archipelago and the diaspora interviewed by Bustle about the impact of Hurricane Maria in our lives, one year after the storm.
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.
PODCASTS & RADIO
La ciencia como instrumento de empoderamiento (January 29, 2019) Spanish-language interview with Benjamín Torres Gotay for his El Nuevo Día podcast, where I talk about my upbringing in rural Puerto Rico, my career, and why I believe science is a tool for empowerment.
Científicas al poder (October 22, 2018) Spanish-language interview with Alzando la Voz, an Univision/WKAQ 580 radio show and podcast in Puerto Rico that showcases the work of Puerto Rican women. I discuss my career journey and my experiences as a woman in science.
Empowering Communities Through Science (July 16, 2018) Recorded in February 2018 at the 2018 AAAS Annual Meeting. I talked to Dr. Holly Summers, Science & Technology Policy Fellow, about my journey into science communication and how empowering people through the scientific method and the use of critical thinking skills can help to create agents of change.
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.
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.
Opinion: More Inclusive Science Journalism Is Better Science Journalism (October 24, 2019) Mentioned in this op-ed about the importance of expanding the pool of storytellers and stories in journalism.
Rompiendo el molde: innovación femenina para el siglo XXI (Breaking the Mold: Female Innovation for the 21st Century) (March 8, 2019) Mentioned in this article highlighting women in science across Latin America. Published in El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico), El País (Uruguay) and La Nación (Argentina).
6 apuntes sobre la comunicación científica en Puerto Rico (6 Notes About Science Communication in Puerto Rico) (March 6, 2019) Summary of plenary conversations at the Puerto Rico Science Communication Meetup, where I was a speaker.
To Groom Better Scientists, Harness the Power of Narrative (January 24, 2019) Quoted in this article underscoring the power of narratives and stories to help prepare aspiring scientists and make science more inclusive.
We Asked 105 Experts What Scares and Inspires Them Most About the Future (December 5, 2018) I was one of 105 experts who shared their hopes and fears about the future with Motherboard.
Lack of Diversity in Medical Studies Can Cost Lives (September 11, 2018) Review of the University of Colorado's 2018 Postdoc Research Day, where I was the keynote speaker.