Empowering Future STEM Leaders

Accelerator Media’s STEM Pathways project aims to inspire the next generation of STEM leaders by featuring organizations addressing global challenges and highlighting diverse STEM careers. The initiative will produce bi-weekly videos targeting an audience of high school students, college undergraduates, and lifelong learners, bridging the gap between classroom learning and real-world applications in STEM fields.

STEM Pathways will foster a sense of purpose and direction by illustrating how today’s STEM workforce is connected to the future through their contributions to world-changing innovations.

Exploring the Frontlines of Global Problem-Solving

Each episode of STEM Pathways will feature an organization at the forefront of addressing some of the most pressing global challenges facing civilization today, from climate change and renewable energy to healthcare and space exploration. Their STEM professionals play a crucial role in driving innovation, conducting research, and implementing solutions that will have a lasting impact on society and the planet for generations to come.

STEM Pathways Teaser

STEM for a Better Tomorrow: Featuring the Innovators Shaping a Sustainable Future

By showcasing organizations at the forefront of addressing grand challenges, such as improving human lifespan, creating energy from fusion, and exploring deep space, the series will highlight the vital role of STEM occupations within these organizations in contributing to innovative solutions.

Meet Dr. Femi Oluwafemi
Your Guide to STEM Pathways

As the host of STEM Pathways, Dr. Femi Oluwafemi brings his expertise in Electrical Engineering and Physics to the forefront. With a passion for AI, inclusive data, and diverse perspectives, Femi will introduce each episode with a thought-provoking question about a global challenge. He’ll then take viewers on-location to interview scientists, researchers, and engineers, exploring their occupations and educational paths. Each episode concludes with Femi encouraging viewers to reflect on their own learning legacy and stay curious, while inviting them to engage with the STEM Pathways community.

STEM Pathways: A Sneak Peek

In this rough-cut concept video, STEM Pathways host Dr. Femi Oluwafemi introduces an episode on gravitational wave research. We’re still refining the format, but you can get a sense of what’s to come.

Each 10-15 minute episode will start with Femi asking a big question, then take you on a journey to meet the innovators and pioneers who are shaping the future. We’ll wrap up each episode by encouraging you to learn more and join the conversation. So, get ready to explore the frontiers of science and technology, and discover how you can be part of the next great breakthrough.

Stay tuned for the final product, and thanks for watching!