Chadwick Boseman's Black Panther gives a boost to diversity in STEM – a Black engineer's take on personal and professional inspiration

The late Hollywood star celebrated being young, Black and gifted, both on screen and off.

Karl Zelik, Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Vanderbilt University • conversation
Jan. 8, 2021 ~8 min

Chadwick Boseman's death underscores colorectal cancer increase in younger adults and health gaps for African Americans

Chadwick Boseman's death at age 43 is emblematic of two disturbing health trends.

Franklin G. Berger, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Biological Sciences, University of South Carolina • conversation
Sept. 2, 2020 ~10 min