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Telemedicine can improve access, but little used here (access required)

Marya Vande-Doyle

You could argue that telemedicine has been around as long as the telephone. Just as dialing a rotary phone has changed to telling Alexa to make the call, telemedicine has morphed from the doctor simply instructing you to “take two aspirin and call me in the morning” to the use of photos, videos, smartphones..

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Optics has few women in the field (access required)

Alexis Vogt, endowed chair and associate professor in MCC's Optical Systems Technology program

The hard sciences, otherwise known as STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics), have long been devoid of significant female representation. According to the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics, women in most science and engineering fields make up only a fraction ...

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