Blog
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...
03/11/2021 - 4:21pm
Contributed by Anna Sun Hey! I’m Anna, a sophomore at MIT studying computer science. I grew up in Canton, Michigan, and though my schools were relatively diverse, I became painfully aware of the deeply embedded gender bias created by...
03/04/2021 - 3:43pm
Virtual Exhibition and Social Media Movement by talkSTEM Contributed by Dr. Koshi Dhingra The talkSTEM nonprofit organization is thrilled to partner with the National Girls Collaborative Project on Her STEMlens, a virtual exhibition...
10/05/2020 - 11:12am
Contributed by Sonia D.  Today, a mere 30% of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math (STEAM) professionals are women who, amongst other things, are responsible for coming up with the algorithms and prototypes that will solve...
09/25/2020 - 11:16am
Contributed by Lorena Harris  This Summer our STEAM Academy powered by Brite was certainly an inspiring collaboration. From the uncertainty of these strange times, we embarked on an adventure every morning (from July 13th to July...
09/25/2020 - 11:11am
Contributed by Sherika Adams Morrison Mentors was selected to collaborate with The Hello Studios, National Girls Collaborative Project, and the World Science Festival to host an all-girls Summer STEM program from July 13th - July 31st....
09/25/2020 - 10:47am
Contributed by Kim Cook-Boyd BRAVE, CARING, ADVENTUROUS, DRIVEN, SMART, DETERMINED, FLOURISHING, A THINKER, and CREATIVE are some of the Three Word Wonders the Be-Ruth girls shared as we kicked off the 1st week of the Brite Program. Art...
09/25/2020 - 10:28am
Contributed By Makenzie Kerr  From camps to computers As cities closed and camps were cancelled, our computers opened. The Brite program gave our University of South Florida’s Oceanography Camp for Girls alumni a chance to immerse...
09/08/2020 - 1:03pm
Contributed By Sarah Massopust As with many organizations, when the pandemic hit our STEM team at Milwaukee School of Engineering (MSOE) wondered how we would fill the gaps of in person programming that had been canceled. Our...