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05/01/2015 - 3:23pm
Contributed by Alexa Fleischman, Founder & CEO of Savvy Society Why Savvy Society?  I wanted nothing to do with STEM as a child. That was totally my brother's thing - he was even the president of the Robotics club. However,...
04/01/2015 - 4:10pm
Contributed by Olivia Pavco-Giaccia I was scanning the recent deliveries to my inbox. My eyes glanced over the long list of fairly routine entries: meeting updates, product orders, lunch invites, hot deals on air fares, email from the...
12/19/2014 - 8:34am
On Monday, December 8th, the National Girls Collaborative Project (NGCP) attended the White House Computer Science Education Week Kickoff Event. This event was aimed at expanding computer science (CS) education opportunities for U.S....
12/08/2014 - 12:47pm
The American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES) National Conference has become the premier event for Native American STEM professionals and students attracting over 1,600 attendees from across the country. Held annually since...
11/21/2014 - 11:33am
From October 28-30, 2014 Alicia Santiago was invited by the U.S. Embassy in Mexico to participate in several events around Mexico City regarding entrepreneurial women in STEM. Alicia is a Latino Outreach Specialist for Twin Cities Public...
11/17/2014 - 10:40am
L'Oréal USA recently announced the recipients of the 2014 L'Oréal USA For Women in Science Fellowship, which recognizes five U.S.-based female researchers for their outstanding contributions to Science, Technology, Engineering, and...
11/12/2014 - 9:10am
The National Girls Collaborative Project brings together organizations throughout the United States that are committed to informing and encouraging girls to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). And...
10/07/2014 - 8:47am
This summer NGCP invited programs to participate in a pilot project with the Smithsonian Latino Virtual Museum (LVM). The LVM is a transmedia hub for 2-D and 3-D collections, online games, simulations, and virtual worlds highlighting...
08/19/2014 - 2:57pm
Contributed by Olivia Pavco-Giaccia As a young girl, I never believed that I was a 'science' kid, until I took Ms. Mary Cahill's 6th grade class. Not only did we work together in teams with lots of hands-on activities, but Ms. Cahill's...
07/31/2014 - 12:56pm
When Paul Lachapelle, an Extension community development specialist at Montana State University, invited David Titley to Montana, he didn't think he'd say yes. Titley is a retired rear admiral in the U.S. Navy, former head of the Navy's...