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04/20/2016 - 6:08pm
Contributed by Jamie W. Mae Jemison, the first African American woman to travel in space, once said, “We have the opportunity to create the future and decide what that's like.” As a fifth grader dressed up in a homemade orange NASA...
04/08/2016 - 4:07pm
      Contributed by Audra Eng       You have probably read news recognizing the need for more women in STEM careers. A National Geographic article on this topic states, "According...
03/29/2016 - 2:04pm
Contributed by Deanna Linn After graduating from college with a physics degree, I decided to take a gap year before applying to graduate school. I wanted to spend some time outside of the classroom, but I also wanted the opportunity to...
03/15/2016 - 6:01pm
Contributed by Michelle Gall I am the product of the public school system. Growing up with consistently high grades in math and science, I would ultimately end up attending Brooklyn Technical High School, one of New York City’s...
02/09/2016 - 1:51pm
Contributed by Ashley P. Someone once told me “You can’t be what you can’t see.” These words come to my mind when I think of the gender disparity in the science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) workforce. History shows us how few...
01/28/2016 - 9:57am
Contributed by Rebecca Melsky Every day, in a thousand ways both small and large, we--the big we, everyone, society, culture-- direct our girls away from science, away from math and away from engineering. Usually, hopefully, we don’t mean...
11/10/2015 - 2:36pm
Contributed by DiscoverE, a nonprofit organization that helps unite, mobilize, and support the engineering and technology volunteer communities. More and more girls and young women are discovering engineering. One of the most dynamic...
09/14/2015 - 4:01pm
Contributed by Ellen Prager, PhD I am incredibly fortunate. I have a career I love and that has afforded me adventure, intellectual challenge, fun, and the opportunity to meet extraordinary people as well as make a positive difference for...
08/21/2015 - 11:20am
This summer, National Girls Collaborative Project is partnering with InventionX to bring nine NGCP Collaboratives together for a Master Training. The Collaboratives were selected to participate in the planning and development of the first...
08/21/2015 - 10:52am
On August 18, 2015, the NY STEAM Girls Collaborative  held the second New York Smithsonian Latino Virtual Museum (LVM) Educator Training.  The training was hosted by Pace University – School of Education in Pleasantville, New...