Welcome to sixteenth episode of the It’s My Job podcast. Within the sixteenth episode of It is My Job, Rytey from Wisconsin interviews Dr. Mona S. Minkara an Assistant Professor of Bioengineering and an Affiliate School of Chemistry and Chemical Biology and filmmaker. The It’s My Job podcast options scholar interviewers speaking with adults who’re blind or visually impaired, investigating necessary questions like how they use know-how and the way they join with different individuals. Our interviews have been designed by college students, for college kids. Keep tuned after the podcast to learn to become involved!
Dr. Mona was consistently instructed that science can be exhausting as a blind particular person as a result of it is vitally visible. Nonetheless, her postdoc advisor noticed her blindness as an asset as a result of she may course of and resolve issues issues in another way. Dr. Mona’s Blind Scientist Philosophy article from her web site.
Take a look at Dr. Mona’s Youtube channel and a few of her curious journeys all over the world, the place she encounters a couple of bumps on the highway and unimaginable sense of freedom that comes with public transportation. Dr. Mona’s Youtube channel
Dr. Mona’s Youtube trailer video, Planes, Trains, and Canes Official Trailer beneath:
Episode Fifteenth Vocabulary
Can you determine what these phrases imply? (every phrase is hyperlinked to its definition from Lexico)
Episode Sixteenth Tech Assets
Dr. Mona and Rytey speak about numerous applied sciences she makes use of at dwelling and on the College. Listed here are the web sites for a few of the sources they talked about. Discover these websites to be taught extra.
Blind Scientist Philosophy
Planes, Trains, and Canes
Dr. Mona Minkara web site
Dr. Mona’s It is My Job! YouTube video beneath: