1000 Inspiring Black Scientists in America

Cassandra included in the list of 1000 Inspiring Black Scientists in America

Posted by The Community of Scholars. Cell Mentor: From Cell Press & Cell Signaling Technology, December 28, 2020. Article

And the Oskar goes to: germ-soma differentiation in insects

Big Biology Podcast, with Marty Martin and Art Woods. Episode 54: “And the Oskar goes to: germ-soma differentiation in insects.” December 17, 2020

 

An Interview with Alan Alda: How oskar the gene invented sex

Alan Alda’s Clear and Vivid Podcast, “How oskar the gene invented sex.” December 14, 2020

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Music and Science with Cassandra Extavour

The Handel and Haydn Society‘s Tuning In Podcast, with Guy Fishman. Episode 8: “Music and Science with Cassandra Extavour.” October 5, 2020

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Creativity springs from unusual pairings

A scientist who doubles as a professional singer reveals how a surprising combination produced a biological innovation.

Viviane Callier. The Boston Globe. 1 August, 2020. Article

Harvard Gazette

This is what a scientist looks like: project aims to give young students real-life STEM role models

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Science and Technology: This is what a scientist looks like. 23 July, 2020.

i am a scientist: Cassandra Extavour, Ph.D.

i am a scientist: the stories and science of real world scientists. A campaign to empower the next generation of STE(A)M. The People’s Science.

Featured Scientist: Cassandra Extavour

Discussed in the Harvard Gazette article This is what a scientist looks like. July 23, 2020

 

Harvard Gazette

Horizontal helper: Evidence suggests part of key gene needed for insect reproduction came from bacterial genomes

Horizontal helper: Evidence suggests part of key gene needed for insect reproduction came from bacterial genomes

Peter Reuell. Harvard Gazette, June 2, 2020. Article

Harvard Gazette

Cassandra named Harvard College Professor

Cassandra has been named a Harvard College Professor for her contributions to research, mentoring and teaching at Harvard. Read the entire article here.