August 23, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm| Free – $10.00
Jerald Cooper: Cincinnati native and co-founder (with Young Guru) of The Era of the Engineer
The Sleeping Giants of STEM
Find out how “Some Kid From Ohio” ended up partnering with one of the premier producers/engineers in the music business to found The Era of the Engineer, and to launch a groundbreaking study at Georgia Tech University.
Their study The Sleeping Giants of STEM, aims to discover how music production and sound engineering among African-American and Latino students encourage the use and adaptation of technology in urban and underserved communities, and how they serve as a conduit into STEM-related professions.
6 pm reception/6:30 pm program
FREE to members*/$10 nonmembers. Registration required.
*Free admission to Signature Events for Mercantile Library members is made possible by The George and Margaret McLane Foundation with additional support from the Scripps Howard Foundation.