Dana L. Broughton, a Ph. D. candidate in chemistry at USC and a graduate of Clemson University, discusses her career, her future and the benefits of majoring in Chemistry. As a Ph.D. student she teaches and does research in the development of bio-sensors.
In partnership with the National Science Foundation, the Girl Scouts of America, and community schools and groups, in 2005 ETV hosted a science festival that stimulated and encouraged middle school girls' interest in science, technology, engineering and math careers. The 2005 Science Splash was a girl's odyssey of hands-on science and math activities, speakers, shows and exhibits—all designed to educate, inspire, stimulate and entertain middle school girls ages 10-14.