Yes, Black women in STEM do exist and they are killing it!
University of Central Florida’s first African-American female chemistry professor has been awarded a huge grant to improve techniques for investigating rape.
According to the Atlanta Black Star, Dr. Candice Bridge was granted a whopping $324,000 from the National Institute of Justice to review methods for catching suspects of sexual-assault outside of DNA evidence. The funding will also give Bridge access to exclusive tools utilized by the FBI and a few government laboratories and it will help her conduct important research on lubricants exchanged during sexual assaults, toxicology, drugs and gunshot debris.
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