Blog
01/03/2022 - 10:21am
As part of NGCP's 20th Anniversary celebrations, our Youth Advisory Board will be interviewing influential equity and STEM leaders and partners throughout 2022. Contributed by Erika VK. and Amanda K. Dr. Gabriela A. González is the ...
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...
10/04/2021 - 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
Contributed by Dr. Kathy Shaffer 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...
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...
06/22/2021 - 1:56pm
Contributed By Varshini Odayar I was around six years old when I traveled to my father’s ancestral village in Tamil Nadu, India, and came across the Deva Kirubai Social Help Association (DKSHA), home to nearly eighty orphans. Here, I...
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...