Can Stand-Up Comedy Complement an Engineering Career?

Usually, as people in STEM, we’re traditionally typecast as someone who’s smart but introverted, and maybe a little nerdy – probably not someone who spends their time on stage in the spotlight. So can extroverted creativity coincide with a STEM career?

My guest today is Charmaine Christie-Primo who studied Civil Engineering at Concordia University in Montreal. At her day job, she’s a Modern Work Architect, but at night, on weekends, and really every time in-between, she is a stand-up comedian. Not exactly what you’d expect right? We’ll get to her comedy career and her story of becoming an engineer; at the same time.

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