Podcast: A More Inclusive Vision for STEM


Tune into the latest episode of The SRI Homeroom podcast as Andrea Venezia joins host Kori Hamilton Biagas to discuss STEM systems and education. They explore how initiatives like The NSF Eddie Bernice Johnson INCLUDES Coordination Hub advance equity and positive change.

Andrea shares her journey with INCLUDES, blending social science, policy, and equity-driven systems change within the STEM ecosystem. Explore the various challenges and opportunities across K–12 education, higher education, labs, industry, and incarcerated settings.

Join Andrea and Kori in honoring the legacy of the late Honorable Eddie Bernice Johnson and her impactful contributions to STEM.

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This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Cooperative Agreement No. 2320947. Any opinions, findings and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation. Learn more about INCLUDES at  Find all SRI Homeroom episodes, transcripts, and links to other resources, by visiting

Andrea Venezia is a Senior Principal Research Scientist and Director of the Equitable College and Careers Research program at SRI Education.