Blog
11/03/2021 - 2:35pm
Contributed by Naila M.  From a young age, I’ve been intrigued by the climate sector. In the fifth grade I remember doing an exhibition project where the theme was energy, and my topic was geothermal. That was when I realized why...
10/25/2021 - 11:47am
Contributed by Viola Dube This is my first experience with the Brite program and my first time writing a blog post.  When I was asked to lead the Brite program at the Boys & Girls Club of Fitchburg and Leominster and heard what...
10/25/2021 - 11:42am
Contributed by Tara Gupta and Lorena Harris Brite was a great experience for us at SUNY Schenectady STEAM Academy. It is always inspiring to feel connected to a bigger world. In times of isolation, it was uplifting to connect with so...
10/25/2021 - 11:24am
Contributed by Jennifer Hartsell Stockdale and Rinaz Jamal July brings to mind hot sunny days and fireworks. But this year, July also sparked curiosity and career interests through Brite, an innovative, interdisciplinary STEM program...
10/15/2021 - 11:20am
Contributed by Jessica M. Hernandez and Janna Meyer-Steinhorst It’s another beautiful summer day in the sprawling city of Milwaukee, WI. The city is budding with life as we begin to ease back into a new normal as pandemic restricts...
10/05/2021 - 10:25am
International Day of the Girl is October 11, 2021 This year's theme is "Digital generation. Our generation." While the pandemic has accelerated digital platforms for learning, earning and connecting, some 2.2 billion people below the age...
10/04/2021 - 2:57pm
Contributed by Anita Krishnamurthi and Andrea Lattanner, National Girls Collaborative Board Members Professional networks and mentoring have long been acknowledged to play critical roles in helping people progress in their careers. “Old...
09/17/2021 - 2:45pm
When I read about the Brite Program in an email from the NGCP in the spring of 2021, I was torn – after a year filled with online programming due to the pandemic, would girls be interested in participating in yet another online program?...
09/17/2021 - 2:09pm
Contributed by Bella Shuler One of the biggest questions that any high school student or near college student faces is, “What do you want to be when you grow up?” For some, that is a simple question to answer, but for the majority, it is...
06/23/2021 - 7:18am
Contributed by Jennifer Breslin As we come to grips with still emerging repercussions of the pandemic, we are learning more about the impact on women in STEM careers, as well as the consequences for girls of existing disparities in access...