Stephanie Kidd, Author at UNeTech Institute

Film discussion addresses sexism in STEM careers

The documentary film Picture a Scientist chronicles the eye-opening journey of three female scientists—biologist Nancy Hopkins, chemist Raychelle Burks, and geologist Jane Willenbring—who have overcome brutal harassment and institutional discrimination in their...

It’s been a year since the pandemic shut our world down

One year ago, the world became a scary place, a place where the grocery store made me nervous and restaurants became forbidden territory. A world where I began to question every cough and sniffle and I only saw my friends via Zoom. A world where I learned to sing...

UNeTech Leaves 2020 Behind and Looks Forward to 2021

Let’s face it 2020 was a bit of a dumpster fire—a global health pandemic that impacted the economy and job market, a contentious political climate that left many of us at odds with our family and friends, and Zoom holidays away from loved ones that had us smiling...

Infectious Aerosol Mask Prevents Viral Spread in Healthcare Setting

In the middle of a global health pandemic, sometimes the stars align for an invention at UNMC, the perfect collaboration of creative innovation and local business that lead to the creation of a new product that can change the way medical services are provided to...

Who are the Ideal Members of a Startup Team and Why?

Just like a baking a cake without eggs can be a recipe for disaster, a startup without an entrepreneur is a prescription for failure. But it doesn’t have to be. Just as you can substitute applesauce for eggs when baking a cake, according to UNeTech Senior Ventures...