Eve L. Ewing Adds Dark Girl Magic to STEM-Based Learning

MAYA AND THE ROBOTby Eve L. EwingIllustrated by Christine Almeda Diversity (or rather lack thereof) has long been a Big Issue in technology and science. For example, Google and other Silicon Valley giants, disclosure that their workforce is run by white men. And companies are pointing to a “pipeline” problem – there aren’t enough Black …

What We Learned from Mena Suvari’s Book on the ‘Dark Side’ of Her Life

When Mena Suvari began her acting career, she quickly got used to playing the much younger object of a man’s desires. In 1999 and 2000, when she was in her late teens and early 20s, she played a chorus girl in the teen comedy “American Pie” and a lascivious high school cheerleader in “American Beauty.” …