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WOMEN IN STEAM Podcast: Melissa Estremera

by Aspen Slavick-Gierlach '22
In Season 2-Episode 2 of the Shorecrest Upper School student podcast, "Women in STEAM: Perspectives from the Field," host Aspen Slavick-Gierlach '22 speaks with Upper School Computer Science and Robotics Teacher, Melissa Estremera. 

Listen and get to know another Shorecrest faculty member in this episode entitled, "Engineering 'Fun' in the Computer Science Classroom." Learn about Ms. Estremera's journey from Bioengineer to the Computer Sciences classroom. Her infectious passion for engineering, science and computer programming inspire her students to take on challenges with the confidence that any problem can be solved with the proper perspective and approach.


This podcast is made possible by a grant from Intuitive, maker of the Da Vinci and ION surgical robotic systems. The Intuitive foundation is dedicated to promoting the advancement of STEM educational programs, medical and technology research, healthcare training, and fellowship programs.

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