Blog
06/12/2013 - 10:00pm
The Girls Excelling in Math and Science (GEMS) Club Initiative, Nova Labs and the Mid-Atlantic Girls Collaborative  (MAGiC) is proud to announce a new project: the Girl Makers of Northern Virginia.  The project—funded by a $3,500...
05/29/2013 - 3:37pm
By Amy Hirotaka, Outreach Manager for the EdLab Group The Pacific Northwest Girls Collaborative Project welcomed program managers, guidance counselors, business partners, technical professionals, K-12 teachers, and representatives from...
05/08/2013 - 7:11am
By Karen Bouldin, Program Assistant for the EdLab Group From April 11 to 14, 2013, the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) held their national conference in San Antonio, Texas. The NSTA conference brought together over 8,...
05/03/2013 - 9:27am
Photo via Flickr User blobbei     When I attended the Garden State Collaborative Kick-off event (part of the National Girls Collaborative Project campaign to advance women and girls in STEM), I decided to trek forty minutes...
04/24/2013 - 11:45am
  Leshell Hatley is a known agent of change in the District. She runs Uplift, Inc., a family-founded community development organization and founded the “Youth App” program, which teaches children how to build apps over the summer. A...
04/19/2013 - 9:01am
On Wednesday, April 17, 2013, the Huffington Post hosted a Google+ Hangout: “Girls in STEM: What Makes a Good Mentor?” Led by Brittany Binowski, Community Editor at the Huffington Post, with a panel which consisted of Mamta Patel,...
03/29/2013 - 9:33am
Mentors are a critical component to creating sustained interest among girls in STEM fields. Below are five women who’ve volunteered as role models through the FabFems Project. These women are leaders within their respective industries,...
03/11/2013 - 12:36pm
On Monday, December 17, 2012, the White House hosted its first Codeathon! Twenty girls (six girls from the Mid-Atlantic Girls Collaborative/National Girls Collaborative Project) from the DC metro area partnered with a talented pool of...
03/07/2013 - 1:43pm
The deficit of women in STEM is a pervasive international issue that has yet to be remedied. In a time when it’s impossible not to interact with technology on a daily basis, it’s critical that women are equally represented with these...
02/04/2013 - 11:00pm
The article by Randy Weiler originally appeared in the Middle Tennesse State University News.  Dr. Judith Iriarte-Gross’ nearly 18 years as a passionate advocate for four areas of science as career possibilities for girls and...