One of the more challenging fields for African Americans remain STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) but there are several ways to succeed, a group of panelists said during a discussion at Birmingham’s Freedom Fest last week.

Crowds gathered in Kelly Ingram Park for entertainment that included Birmingham’s Ruben Studdard, neo-soul singer Musiq Soulchild, and rap pioneer duo 8Ball & MJG while others sat in on panel discussions.

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