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If you are someone who shares a keen interest in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM), Tallahassee Scientific Society is for you! We host activities year-round from field trips to formal presentations by nationally recognized scientists. Get to know other science enthusiasts and help support science education efforts in our community through your membership.
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- TSS Horizons 2024: Imani Black presents Passion on The ChesapeakeChallenger Learning Center of Tallahassee, Tallahassee, FL
### Imani Black
Founder and CEO of Minorities in Aquaculture; University of Maryland
The unique history of the Chesapeake Bay commercial fishing industry is a well known story around the world. Imani Black, Founder & CEO of 501c3 Minorities In Aquaculture, is a native Eastern Shore oyster farmer currently researching the Bay's heritage through a social lens at University of Maryland's Center for Environmental Sciences (UMCES) Horn Point Laboratory in Cambridge, MD. From her appreciation of the Bay's commercial fishing industry (past & present), her presentation will specifically focus on the historic timeline & contributions of African Americans in many sectors of Maryland's maritime occupations from the slave era (1865) to present day participation. Tickets here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/tss-horizons-2024-passion-on-the-chesapeake-with-imani-black-tickets-772461532237?aff=oddtdtcreator