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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...
11/28/2012 - 11:00pm
This article is written by Linda Kekelis and was originally featured on the Coalition for Science Afterschool's blog.  Last month the National Girls Collaborative Project (NGCP) kicked-off it's California state affiliate,...
11/13/2012 - 11:00pm
This story was originally featured in the National Girls Collaborative Project Newsletter.  Congratulations to the Arizona Science, Technology, and Engineering Collaborative (ASTEC) Project for Girls, Louisiana STEM...
11/03/2012 - 10:00pm
This was originally posted on the Lawrence Hall of Science Newsroom.  On November 1, the California Girls in STEM Collaborative Project (CalGirlS), a Statewide collaborative network relaunched its effort, bringing together...
10/20/2012 - 10:00pm
This article, written by Lauren Reasoner Jones, was originally featured in The Wasington Post.  In 1994, I started an after school club called Girls Excelling in Math and Science to encourage girls to build rockets, mix chemicals...
10/12/2012 - 10:00pm
This article was originally featured in NorthJersey.com. Myah Wolfer is an anomaly, scientifically speaking. The seventh- grader at Benjamin Franklin Middle School in Ridgewood loves math and science and hopes to one day...