Lower-income and underrepresented minority students have been particularly hard-hit by staggering tuition hikes and have more to lose if the current trend continues.
Through it all, she bettered her skills and honed her experience until she could get her dream job--combining her knack for communicating with her science training.
The best solutions for brain drain are economic recovery and social development.
"It's hard to sell yourself if you don't have a good reason for being there."
The loss of these highly educated professionals from developing countries to developed nations has been termed "brain drain" or reverse transfer of technology.
Where are all the minority males? This article examines the data concerning the number of minority males in S&E.
"I wanted to become a person of scientific authority so that I could say this is a real problem that needs to be addressed, because nobody else was addressing it." --Sophia Cleland
"I have always had an interest in trying to apply my mathematics to help mankind as best I could." --Abdul-Aziz Yakubu
Time and again, he has changed his professional outlook to satisfy an intellectual question.
Although he faced the turbulence of political unrest as a young man, Ameer rose above those challenges and followed his dream.
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