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East Los Angeles Community College Racial Equity & Social Justice Town Hall with Dr. Ellen Ochoa
November 19, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Join us Friday, Novemeber 19th from 12:00 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. for a Racial Equity & Social Justice Town Hall with Dr. Ellen Ochoa titled Factors Influencing the Academic Success Among Students of Color in STEM.
Dr. Ellen Ochoa, former astronaut and Director of the Johnson Space Center, will touch on resonant issues that have defined her historic career as the first Hispanic female astronaut. Through a dialogue, she will discuss the importance of a science, technology, engineering and math education, and encourage students of color to pursue technical fields as a way to close equity gaps in STEM fields.