Identity

Dale McCreedy

Dale McCreedy is a researcher and practitioner whose work has explored how out-of-school settings such as science museums can help adult learners and girls identify with science. In a joint interview with Lynn Dierking, she shares her perspectives on identity from their project Cascading Influences, which explores the long-term impacts of informal STEM experiences for girls.

You can watch this short video or download the full interview transcript below.

What is STEM identity? | Dale McCreedy

Dale McCreedy
Vice President of Audience and Community Engagement, The Discovery Center at Murfree Springs

"I think of identity as sort of a sense of someone having a sense of who they are, what they can achieve, what’s possible. And, as something that can evolve and, you know, transform over time with certain influences."