The Kamla Show - Women in STEM TV Series Dr. Jun Axup

WOMEN IN STEM: DR. JUN AXUP ON WHY SCIENTISTS ARE RELUCTANT TO BECOME ENTREPRENEURS

From our Women in STEM TV series meet Dr. Jun Axup, PhD. She is scientific advisor and partner at Indiebio accelerator. Dr. Axup trained as a scientist, who went on to become an entrepreneur and is interested in helping scientist become entrepreneurs. We wondered why are scientists reluctant to become entrepreneurs and Dr. Axup gives… Continue Reading


The Kamla Show Women in STEM TV Series

WOMEN IN STEM: MIKU JHA of AgSHIFT

From our Women in STEM TV series meet Miku Jha, CEO and Founder of AgShift in Silicon Valley.  This is a highlight of our extended conversation with Jha where she explains how her startup is helping address food quality and food waste issue in the food industry. One-third of available good goes to waste in… Continue Reading


Isabel Hawkins on The Kamla Show

WOMEN IN STEM: DR. ISABEL HAWKINS

Dr. Isabel Hawkins is  an astronomer and educator at the Exploratorium, San Francisco and a competitive salsa dancer.   We sat down with Dr. Hawkins to find out what triggered her interest in astronomy? How did she decide to become an astronomer? What does an astronomer do and what are the practical implications of studying… Continue Reading


WOMEN IN STEM: DR. SANDRA FABER

Dr. Sandra Faber is Professor Emerita and former chair of the Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics at the University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC). We asked her on how women have progressed in the field of science and technology over the years. “In my field there has been a big improvement,” points out Dr. Faber.… Continue Reading


The Kamla Show - Women in STEAM

PBS STATION KRCB STARTS AIRING OUR WOMEN IN STEAM SERIES

Northern California PBS station KRCB starts airing our 10-part series on Women in Arts, Science and Technology (STEAM) on Sundays at 4.30 pm PST. The series debuts with our conversation with Lois Vossen, executive producer of Independent Lens. The series spotlights “hidden figures” from the San Francisco Bay Area who are engineers, teachers, film makers,… Continue Reading


The Kamla Show- Drl Leila Takayama

WOMEN IN STEM: DR. LEILA TAKAYAMA

Dr. Leila Takayama is a social scientist, teacher and an author. She is a computational media professor at University of California at Santa Cruz. She is passionate about  human-robotics and human-computer interactions and in 2019 won a faculty award from Google to research how robots can learn from human peers. We sat down with Dr.… Continue Reading


Lois Vossen on The Kamla Show

PBS STATION KLRN IN SAN ANTONIO IS AIRING OUR 10-PART SERIES ON WOMEN IN STEAM

PBS Station KLRN in San Antonio Texas is airing our 10-part series on Women in Arts, Science and Technology (STEAM) on Sundays at 1.00 PM CDT. This series features engineers, teachers, film makers, astronomers and entrepreneurs, who share their backstory of what drew them to pursue their interest in arts, science and math and who… Continue Reading