Blog
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...
06/06/2014 - 9:16am
Contributed by Maxine Scheer As part of increased focus by the National Girls Collaborative Project (NGCP) on specific industries, Karen Peterson, CEO and Co-Principal Investigator of NGCP chaired a panel in April 2014 at a national...
06/05/2014 - 12:13pm
STEM Mentor & Girl Highlight! I recently attended the North Louisiana Regional Science Fair Competition and was impressed with many of the projects coming out of our young people. But, one young lady stuck out especially to me - Ashini...
05/12/2014 - 9:38am
              After 10 years of work, the Coalition for Science After School (CSAS) will sunset operations at the end of June. To celebrate the accomplishments of the STEM in out-of-school time (OST)...
05/06/2014 - 10:59am
This article was written by NGCP's Outreach Coordinator Intern Sasha Sleiman. People commonly say “its all about who you know” when discussing how to succeed. In this world where there are so many options and methods to connect with people...
03/07/2014 - 9:45am
As part of our Women’s History Month celebrations, we are honoring women in the energy field who are working to solve one of the most pressing global issues, Climate Change.  Thanks to Lita Colligan, Associate Vice President for...
02/13/2014 - 12:25pm
By Sasha Sleiman The FabFem project has the unique opportunity to highlight women working in the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) fields every day through our FabFems role model database. Nicole Ward, the Chief...
01/28/2014 - 9:59am
By Kristina Mader  On January 14, the National Girls Collaborative Project attended the White House event on “Women Leaders in Climate Change Finance and Investment,” the second in a series of events highlighting the role of women in...