ASTRA Affiliated Programs

ASTRA: Answering the Call to ‘Sustaining Women in STEM’ and to ‘Champion Diversity and Inclusion’

April 04, 2016

ASTRA's Executive Director, Dr. Robert Boege and Senior Advisor & Futurist Dr. Ronnie Lowenstein were invited to join 100 other STEM Trailblazers for a dynamic day-long Round Table and Policy Forum to address issues of attracting, retaining, and advancing women in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) on March 29th.

ASTRA and Career Communications Group join Congressman G.K.Butterfield and Congresswoman Barbara Lee at TECH 2020 Press Conference fostering Diversity in Innovative Tech Companies

December 10, 2015

Dr. Ronnie Lowenstein represented ASTRA as Advisor and Futurist, and Career Communications Group as their Alum and 2015 Women of Color in STEM Lifetime Achievement Awardee at the TECH 2020 press event, “African American Tech Talent: Ready, Willing and Able,” held on December 3rd. at the Cannon House Office Building in Washington, D.C.

ASTRA Salutes its Advisor and Futurist, Dr. Ronnie B. Lowenstein, as the Recipient of the 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award presented at the 20th Annual Women of Color STEM Conference in Detroit, Michigan

November 30, 2015

Dr. Ronnie Lowenstein was honored with the 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award at the Women of Color Science, Technology Engineering and Math Gala as a pioneer whose career spanning research, policy and practice has promoted Equity-Focused STEM Innovation, nationally and internationally.

ASTRA Joined the first of its kind, Public Safety STEM Career Awareness Day

August 03, 2015

ASTRA Joined the first of its kind, Public Safety STEM Career Awareness Day sponsored by The Coalition for Public Safety Training in Schools,(CPSTS, Inc) held Wednesday, July 29 at Prince George’s Community College. The Coalition’s partners including Prince George’s County Public Schools are seeking to build the innovation capacity and inspire public service by focusing on three future focused STEM career fields; specifically,