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Celebrate Diversity Month!
Teachers, April is Celebrate Diversity Month, and we want to celebrate with you! Throughout the month of April, we want to know in your classroom, how do you promote the importance of contributions to STEM from people of diverse backgrounds?
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Derek Hagemeyer was nominated and accepted by the United Nations Scientific Committee on the Effects of Atomic Radiation (UNSCEAR) to serve on the expert group developing a report titled, “Evaluation of Public Exposure to Ionizing Radiation from Natural and Man-made Sources.”
As part of the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Scholars Program, Augustus Pendleton studied ways to help reduce the nation’s carbon footprint at DOE’s Bioenergy Technologies Office. Pendleton is pictured here sitting on a bale of corn stover (elements remaining after most of the corn is harvested), one example of a feedstock that BETO is exploring how to convert efficiently into clean energy.