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EP27: When I Grow Up...An Unexpected Journey Into Science, Academia, and Single Parenting



Join us as we talk with Dr. Samantha Ying, an Assistant Professor from UC Riverside on her journey through undergrad and take an intimate look at the world of academia and the barriers it poses on members of our society from becoming part of & contributing to our scientific community – specifically, single mothers. Dr. Ying was a Fall 2018 BRIDGE Scholar at UMass Amherst, we would like to acknowledge the funding from BRIDGE that made this podcast interview possible. Dr. Samantha Ying's Website: BRIDGE @ UMass: If you would like to get in contact Dr. Samantha Ying's email: