Blog
02/13/2018 - 11:56am
Contributed by Claire LaBeaux “We had a picnic for the ants,” exclaimed Mia, an excited six-year-old Daisy who recently completed her first citizen science research for a Girl Scouts / SciStarter project. “We made them food to eat to see...
01/16/2018 - 9:57am
Contributed by Lilia I’m a 10th grade student in Bryn Mawr, PA. I have always been interested in math, science, and technology. In general, I’m excited about learning, one day I hope to combine my varied experiences and come up with...
01/08/2018 - 9:42am
Contributed by Jennifer Behrens  Several years ago, I transitioned from a career field predominantly filled with women to a male dominated one.  I was a social worker in my ‘first career.’ I always knew I would be a social...
01/05/2018 - 1:51pm
Contributed by: Linda Calhoun For this year’s National Mentoring Month, I am thrilled to recognize and pay tribute to Sandra R. Royster, the former Director of Programs in the City of Chicago’s Office of Fine Arts. As a role model, her...
01/02/2018 - 9:32am
Contributed by Jonelle Basso While working at the University of South Florida (USF) College of Marine Science, I vividly remember when professor, Mya Breitbart, sent an email to the college list serve concerning the opportunities that...
12/01/2017 - 2:45pm
Contributed by Karen Brennan I was a computer science (CS) major as an undergraduate. And although I learned a lot about computer science, I felt like I only really started to understand the magic, beauty, and creative power of computer...
11/14/2017 - 12:18pm
Contributed by Nell Merlino If you were casting a movie about your own life, who would you say has had the most influence on you? The answer is so different and surprising whenever I pose that question. Inspiration can come via such...
11/01/2017 - 8:19am
Contributed by Amy Beth Prager During my student tenure at MIT, I expressed and increased my sincere devotion with respect to broadening participation in STEM. Ultimately, I became co-director of the MIT Womens’ initiative, which allowed...
10/19/2017 - 1:27pm
Contributed by Savannah Guthrie I would like to tell you a story of a young girl named Stella, who struggled to realize that what made her different from others actually made her incredibly special. Her story, told for the first time this...
10/12/2017 - 11:51am
Contributed by Claire LaBeaux for Drone360 and Women And Drones The drone industry is literally taking off, as the technology evolves and new applications are imagined, developed, and refined. Women have key roles in many organizations...