Blog
11/18/2019 - 11:21am
Contributed by Chantal James This year Techbridge Girls celebrates its 20-year anniversary and journey from the seed of founder Linda Kekelis’ vision of an innovative girls-only STEM afterschool program in Oakland California’s Chabot...
10/31/2019 - 12:51pm
Contributed by Jen Stancil We know there are disparities for women in STEM. A new initiative takes a new approach to leveling the playing field for every girl.   In mid-October, a group of women and girls gathered in Dallas for...
08/28/2019 - 10:11am
Contributed by Kimberly Arcand Astronomy may often feel like a pretty hands-off science. The science of astronomy, by definition, deals with objects that tend to be millions or even many, many trillions of miles away. But there are ways...
06/25/2019 - 11:58am
Contributed by Katie R. (17 yr old student in Massachusetts) Last summer, I worked at a popular tutoring center doing something I love -- teaching math to elementary school aged children -- and I absolutely hated it. Let me explain. ...
06/13/2019 - 10:30am
Contributed by Holly Ryer and Emma Marcucci, Space Telescope Science Institute Summer can be a time to relax, travel, and tackle a few DIY projects. While youth are enjoying their break from school and are hard-at-play, summer program...
06/11/2019 - 9:45am
Contributed by Laura Herszenhorn “It is not enough to insist upon the necessity of experience [in education], not even of activity in experience.Everything depends upon the quality of the experience which is had.”— John Dewey, Experience...
04/17/2019 - 1:33pm
Contributed by Ana Paula S. Carvalho, Ph. D. and Kelly S. Ramirez, Ph. D. “Unity makes us all better and stronger, and only together we will move the needle in the fight for gender equality.” - Jennifer DaSilva in Refinery29 Mentorship is...
03/04/2019 - 1:39pm
Contributed by Megan G. “If you do something once, people will call it an accident. If you do it twice, they call it a coincidence. But do it a third time and you’ve just proven a natural law.” -Grace Hopper March is National Women’s...
03/04/2019 - 12:38pm
Contributed by Kyara and Valeria Torres-Olivares Growing up in Princeton New Jersey, service has always been a part of our lives and our family’s. When we first moved to Princeton, there was barely any Latinx representation in the...
02/27/2019 - 3:47pm
Contributed by Robin Stevens Payes  “Let us reflect a bit why, at no time in the course of so many centuries, a good tragedy, a good poem, a respected tale, a beautiful painting, a good book of physics has ever come from the hand of a...