High-Tech Sunday
High-Tech Sunday - Ep. 5: Toni Robinson

High-Tech Sunday - Ep. 5: Toni Robinson

August 2, 2020

On today’s episode of High-Tech Sunday, Lango Deen and Dr. Mark Vaughn sit down with Toni Robinson for a conversation on the power of recognition.

 

Emmy-nominated producer, Toni Robinson began her career over 30 years ago at Baltimore, Maryland’s ABC-TV affiliate as Associate Producer for People Are Talking. Toni jumped from local to the “Hollywood Standard” in broadcast production when King World Entertainment hired her as segment producer for the syndicated Tim & Daphne Reid Show. As an independent producer, Toni has booked, interviewed, written, and produced talk shows, live events, and syndicated PBS cable shows featuring Fortune 100 CEOs, military leaders and astronauts, celebrities. Her expertise has brought national recognition to Career Communications Group, Inc. for over 20 years, co-producing award-winning syndicated television featuring STEM leaders who inspire young people of color. She has produced countless events from Women of Color in STEM and Black Engineer of the Year Awards to Hispanic Engineer of the Year programming.

 

Career Communications Group’s High-Tech Sunday looks at professional development in technology through the lens of spiritual philosophies. In a time when digital information is critical more than ever,  this weekly program is produced by and for CCG’s community of alumni and professionals in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) fields, thought leaders, and aspiring students, to bring a concentrated discussion around technological advancements and achievements based on universal moral principles. The one-hour podcasts will be streamed every Sunday. The podcasts can be accessed through the BEYA Facebook page, Women of Color Facebook page, and CCG YouTube page ​in addition to Apple Podcasts, Google PodcastsPodbean, and Spotify.

High-Tech Sunday - Ep. 4: Monica Emerson

High-Tech Sunday - Ep. 4: Monica Emerson

July 19, 2020
On today’s episode of High-Tech Sunday, Lango Deen and Dr. Mark Vaughn sit down with Monica Emerson for a conversation on the consistent barriers to Black Girls in STEM
 
Monica Emerson is a highly respected senior consultant with over thirty years of experience in human resources management, leadership development, and diversity, equity, and inclusion. As the founder and owner of Inclusive Performance Solutions, she focuses on providing clients with authoritative guidance and exceptional services that enable optimal organizational performance. As a nationally respected strategist, Ms. Emerson brings a wealth of practical experience from both the private and governemnent sectors on how to successfully engage senior leaders in diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives that optimize individual and organizational performance.
 
 
Career Communications Group’s High-Tech Sunday looks at professional development in technology through the lens of spiritual philosophies. In a time when digital information is critical more than ever,  this weekly program is produced by and for CCG’s community of alumni and professionals in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) fields, thought leaders, and aspiring students, to bring a concentrated discussion around technological advancements and achievements based on universal moral principles. The one-hour podcasts will be streamed every Sunday. The podcasts can be accessed through the BEYA Facebook page, Women of Color Facebook page, and CCG YouTube page ​in addition to Apple Podcasts, Google PodcastsPodbean, and Spotify.
High-Tech Sunday - Ep. 3: Jem Pagán

High-Tech Sunday - Ep. 3: Jem Pagán

July 12, 2020
On today’s episode of High-Tech Sunday, Lango Deen and Dr. Mark Vaughn sit down with Jem Pagan for a conversation about The New Normal
 
Jem Pagan leverages his 25+ years of experience as an IT executive to consult with enterprises on new market trends, disruptions, and innovations. He served as the Chief Enterprise Architect and Chief Information Security Officer for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania’s Office for Information Technology. He is a member of the New York and Boston CTO clubs, Open Networking Users Group, Chief Marketing Officers Association, Cyber Security Alliance, Cloud Standards Council, Open Internet eXchange and the Advisory Board of Continuum Data Center.
 
 
Career Communications Group’s High-Tech Sunday looks at professional development in technology through the lens of spiritual philosophies. In a time when digital information is critical more than ever,  this weekly program is produced by and for CCG’s community of alumni and professionals in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) fields, thought leaders, and aspiring students, to bring a concentrated discussion around technological advancements and achievements based on universal moral principles. The one-hour podcasts will be streamed every Sunday. The podcasts can be accessed through the BEYA Facebook page, Women of Color Facebook page, and CCG YouTube page ​in addition to Apple Podcasts, Google PodcastsPodbean, and Spotify
High-Tech Sunday - Ep. 2: Dr. Pamela McCauley

High-Tech Sunday - Ep. 2: Dr. Pamela McCauley

June 28, 2020

We're joined today by 2019 Women of Color STEM Conference Technologist of the Year, Dr. Pamela McCauley. She is an internationally recognized Industrial Engineering researcher, STEM advocate, university leader, seasoned entrepreneur, innovator, and experienced Federal Program Director. Dr. McCauley is also an acclaimed keynote speaker, a dedicated professor, and Associate Dean of Academic Programs in the Wilson College of Textiles at North Carolina State University. She served as the National Science Foundation Innovation Corps (I-Corps) Program Director from 2018-2020. Dr. McCauley is an award-winning educator and author and her teaching efforts have resulted in the receipt of both the College of Engineering Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching and the Teaching Incentive Program Award (TIP).

 

Career Communications Group’s High-Tech Sunday looks at professional development in technology through the lens of spiritual philosophies. In a time when digital information is critical more than ever,  this weekly program is produced by and for CCG’s community of alumni and professionals in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) fields, thought leaders, and aspiring students, to bring a concentrated discussion around technological advancements and achievements based on universal moral principles. The one-hour podcasts will be streamed every Sunday. The podcasts can be accessed through the BEYA Facebook page, Women of Color Facebook page, and CCG YouTube page ​in addition to Apple Podcasts, Google PodcastsPodbean, and Spotify

High-Tech Sunday - Ep. 1: Dr. Mark Vaughn

High-Tech Sunday - Ep. 1: Dr. Mark Vaughn

June 7, 2020

We're joined today by Dr. Mark D. Vaughn. He manages technical talent pipelining and leads the Office of STEM for Corning Incorporated. In this role, Dr. Vaughn is responsible for coordinating campus relations and college recruiting, working in collaboration with human resources managers, chiefs of staff, and delivery officers. Vaughn began his 32-year career with Corning in 1988 as a Research Technician. He earned a bachelor's degree in Physics from Alfred University, a Master of Science degree in Optics from the University of Rochester, and a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology. Prior to accepting his current appointment, Dr. Vaughn was a Research Associate in Modeling and Simulation where he was the technical lead for optical network traffic demand modeling and access network cost modeling.

In addition to his work with Corning Incorporated, Dr. Vaughn, who is an ordained minister, is a community leader who previously or currently serves on several Boards of Directors including the United Way of the Southern Tier, WSKG (TV and Radio) and Catholic Charities of Steuben County. He was also twice elected to serve on the Corning-Painted Post Board of Education.

 

Career Communications Group’s High-Tech Sunday looks at professional development in technology through the lens of spiritual philosophies. In a time when digital information is critical more than ever,  this weekly program is produced by and for CCG’s community of alumni and professionals in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) fields, thought leaders, and aspiring students, to bring a concentrated discussion around technological advancements and achievements based on universal moral principles. The one-hour podcasts will be streamed every Sunday. The podcasts can be accessed through the BEYA Facebook page, Women of Color Facebook page, and CCG YouTube page ​in addition to Apple Podcast, Podbean, and Spotify

High-Tech Sunday Introduction

High-Tech Sunday Introduction

June 2, 2020
Beginning Sunday, June 7, 2020, CCG Media and the associated alumni communities will present High-Tech Sunday. High-Tech Sunday will be a one-hour conversational style program where alumni would engage and inform the audience about professional development utilizing spiritual philosophies.
 
Weekly discussions will be focused around topics like professional development, science and technology, workforce and family balance, ethics, and respect for others.
 
Stemming from each of these five principles, the weekly events will focus on discussing and analyzing the societal problems at the intersection of technology and culture through a lens informed by spiritual philosophies.
 
So join us on Sunday, June 7, 2020 for the inaugural episode of High-Tech Sunday, as CCG’s own, Lango Deen, sits down for a conversation with Dr. Mark Vaughn.