137. Creating Equality Through Access to Educational Media with Dr. Jose Morey

Learning Unboxed

Mar 7 2022 • 33 mins

This week, we’re talking about diversity and inclusion as it relates to the STEM fields and how we can continue working towards a more inclusive industry.  Dr. Jose Morey is an MD known as the first “intergalactic doctor.” He’s also a leader in technology and innovation, and the founder and CEO of Ad Astra Media, a STEAM edutainment company that provides role models and educational content to encourage more diversity in STEM and STEAM fields.  We talk about Dr. Morey’s approach to media education, why it’s so important for kids to see themselves in the careers they pursue, and how this content is being integrated with the traditional education landscape. To learn more, visit: http://pastfoundation.org/ (pastfoundation.org) Resources: https://www.drjosemorey.com/ (drjosemorey.com) https://www.adastrasteammedia.com/ (adastrasteammedia.com) Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/drintergalactic/ (@drintergalactic) LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jos%C3%A9-morey-03942357/ (linkedin.com/in/josé-morey-03942357) Learning Unboxed is produced in part by http://crate.media (Crate Media) Recorded by Eric French at http://wosu.org (WOSU Studios) in Columbus, Ohio Mentioned in this episode: Learning Unboxed Audience Survey Thank you for listening to Learning Unboxed! As we work on the next 150 episodes we want to hear how we can best tailor this podcast to your needs. Please go to https://www.pastfoundation.org/survey to share your insights. https://learningunboxed.captivate.fm/luaudiencesurvey (Audience Survey)