Blog
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...
01/23/2014 - 3:37pm
January is National Mentoring Month and all month long NGCP is raising awareness around the importance of role models, especially the role they can play in encouraging girls to pursue STEM careers and courses.  Women leaders in STEM...
12/10/2013 - 9:45am
The following is a guest post from Michelle Manno, an Associate Editor at Teach.com, where she writes about education reform, disability advocacy, and pop culture pedagogy.  Scientific American recently investigated the connection...
10/30/2013 - 2:10pm
In recognition of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month we highlight three female scientists who have made significant contributions to the treatment of Breast Cancer. Dr. Mary-Claire KingDr. King is a professor of genome sciences and of...