STEM-Hero? Black Engineers Look To ‘Black Panther’ To Recruit Students Of Color

As a child in the Midwest, David Johnson said he dreamed of becoming an engineer. But finding mentors who looked like him was hard. African Americans have long been underrepresented in science and engineering — even now, federal data show that only about 4 percent of engineers in the U.S. are black. Comic books are … More STEM-Hero? Black Engineers Look To ‘Black Panther’ To Recruit Students Of Color