Blog
03/18/2020 - 11:31am
NGC is recognizing Ed Doody for his outstanding board service to the National Girls Collaborative Project. Ed Doody joined the board in 2014 because he believed in the vision. Ed says, “Karen has consistently taught me both the expansive...
03/04/2020 - 5:34pm
Contributed by Linda Calhoun Career Girls is excited to announce the expansion of our role model video and curricula programming in Rwanda. After a highly successful pilot project in partnership with Starlight Africa, we’re adding two new...
03/04/2020 - 1:34pm
Contributed by Jennifer Breslin The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) focus on actions to be taken by the global community for people, planet and prosperity. Of the 17, there are a number that relate to a growing problem...
12/17/2019 - 5:50pm
Contributed by: Deborah Lee Rose, children’s STEM author As a spacesuit safety expert for NASA’s Space Shuttle program, Sharon McDougle helped many astronauts suit up for space, and taught them how to stay safe on their Space Shuttle...
12/17/2019 - 5:29pm
Contributed by Amelia Chapman What do you think when you hear “Education”? To many, “Education” equals “school.” But of course people are always learning, no matter their age and regardless of whether they’re being graded. All that out-of...
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...