Post Tagged with: "STEM"

It Is More Than Just Stereotypes Contributing To The Lack Of Women In The Engineering Field

It Is More Than Just Stereotypes Contributing To The Lack Of Women In The Engineering Field

By Molly Connell Kids constantly hear that if they study hard and work hard for it, they can become whoever they want to. Sounds good, but is that all? Working […]

April 17, 2017 ×
STEM Magazine ‘Smore’, Created To Engage Young Girls, Launches Kickstarter Campaign

STEM Magazine ‘Smore’, Created To Engage Young Girls, Launches Kickstarter Campaign

According to a new Kickstarter campaign launched to raise funds for a STEM-focused comic magazine for girls, 74% of middle school girls say they love science, but less than 15% […]

April 3, 2017 ×
Marvel Comics Expands Its STEM Outreach With Regular Feature In ‘The Unstoppable WASP’ Series

Marvel Comics Expands Its STEM Outreach With Regular Feature In ‘The Unstoppable WASP’ Series

It seems we have reached a point in our society where certain industries are recognizing the incredible potential of tapping into the next generation of STEM employees and innovators at […]

April 3, 2017 ×
The ‘Hidden Figures’ Effect: LEGO Unveils New Set Celebrating Pioneer Women At NASA

The ‘Hidden Figures’ Effect: LEGO Unveils New Set Celebrating Pioneer Women At NASA

EVERYTHING IS AWESOME! Well, at least in the LEGO world! After submitting a proposal for a rad new collection through the LEGO Ideas website in Jul6 2016, MIT News deputy […]

March 27, 2017 ×
New Feminist Print Magazine For Girls Encourages Them To Be Smart, Strong & Fierce

New Feminist Print Magazine For Girls Encourages Them To Be Smart, Strong & Fierce

Dear Kazoo magazine, where were you a few decades ago when we were little girls and NEEDED a publication like this growing up? In case you haven’t come across it […]

November 21, 2016 ×
‘Science Wide Open’ Book Series Teaches Girls About Science & Inspires Them With Role Models

‘Science Wide Open’ Book Series Teaches Girls About Science & Inspires Them With Role Models

Let’s face it – when asked for a list of female scientists, most people would start and end with just one name: Marie Curie. History, however, is filled with women […]

October 19, 2016 ×
New Illustrated Book Showcases 50 Female Pioneers In Science To Inspire Young Girls

New Illustrated Book Showcases 50 Female Pioneers In Science To Inspire Young Girls

When it comes to increasing the number of women in STEM fields (science, technology, engineering and math) we could give you data and statistics all day, every day. For instance, […]

August 26, 2016 ×
More Women Are Entering Traditionally Male-Dominated Industries Than Ever Before

More Women Are Entering Traditionally Male-Dominated Industries Than Ever Before

By Samantha Rivers In an election where we have the first woman to ever be a front-running candidate for the President of the United States, it’s safe to say we’re […]

August 8, 2016 ×
New PBS Kids Series ‘Ready Jet Go’ Set To Inspire Younger Generation With STEM Role Models

New PBS Kids Series ‘Ready Jet Go’ Set To Inspire Younger Generation With STEM Role Models

PBS Kids launched a brand new series on February 15 called ‘Ready Jet Go’ which is set to inspire the younger generation of scientists, explorers and curious minds. We felt […]

February 25, 2016 ×
‘Little Ms. Crate’ Monthly Subscription Box For Girls Introduces Them To STEM Careers

‘Little Ms. Crate’ Monthly Subscription Box For Girls Introduces Them To STEM Careers

Normally when we think of monthly box subscriptions, images of beauty products or health products come to mind. But we have just found a new type of box subscription which […]

December 30, 2015 ×
New Book About Ada Lovelace Set To Inspire A Generation Of Young STEM Minds

New Book About Ada Lovelace Set To Inspire A Generation Of Young STEM Minds

Behold, the revolution is here! Which revolution, you ask? The STEM one. Since their inception, the science, technology, engineering and mathematics industries have been male-dominated. That has slowly been changing […]

October 13, 2015 ×
How I Dealt With Gender Discrimination As A Woman In The Automotive Industry

How I Dealt With Gender Discrimination As A Woman In The Automotive Industry

By Chelsy Ranard When I first started working for an off-roading tour in Alaska I didn’t know anything about cars – about any vehicle really. I walked on site for […]

September 25, 2015 ×