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Girl on a Mission

App Designer Chelsea Wrobel On A Mission To Inspire More Girls To Consider Careers In IT

App Designer Chelsea Wrobel On A Mission To Inspire More Girls To Consider Careers In IT

There is a huge push to get more girls involved in STEM subjects from an early point in their education. With statistics showing a significant drop-off for girls at a […]

Girl on a Mission

Easy Ways To Encourage STEM Activities & Opportunities At Home With Young Girls

Easy Ways To Encourage STEM Activities & Opportunities At Home With Young Girls

By Cole Williams If you are a parent that wants to offer your child difficult to read subjects like science, math, chemistry, physics and the like, but have no formal […]

Girl on a Mission

3 Steps to Help Young Women Get into Computer Programming Careers

3 Steps to Help Young Women Get into Computer Programming Careers

Computer programming can be a rewarding career, with workers in the field enjoying a median annual salary of $82,240 in 2017, Bureau of Labor Statistics data shows. But women are […]

Creativity

These Ultimate Unicorn Craft Kits Which Also Encourage STEAM Skills Are Our Fave Thing Right Now

These Ultimate Unicorn Craft Kits Which Also Encourage STEAM Skills Are Our Fave Thing Right Now

There are plenty of dark moments in the world right now, with so many scary things happening politically and socially. While we believe it is important to fight against these, […]

Girl on a Mission, Interviews

Team Tactile | Brian Smale, Microsoft

How The Lemelson-MIT Student Prize Program Is Giving Visibility To Young Female STEM Inventors

It’s no secret that there is a gender gap in the world of tech and invention. Women hold far fewer patents than men. A 2016 University of Washington study found that female students […]

Working Women

Should Women/Girls In STEM Gender Equality Initiatives Be Addressing Sexual Harassment Issues?

Should Women/Girls In STEM Gender Equality Initiatives Be Addressing Sexual Harassment Issues?

How do we engage more girls and women in the STEM world? It is a question, and a topic, we have covered multiple times on our site, along with promoting […]

Interviews

GoldieBlox Founder Debbie Sterling On Her Mission To Encourage A Generation Of Girls In STEM

GoldieBlox Founder Debbie Sterling On Her Mission To Encourage A Generation Of Girls In STEM

We like to think of Debbie Sterling as a one-woman revolution. As an engineer and founder of toy brand GoldieBlox, her mission is to encourage a generation of girls to […]

Interviews

Entrepreneur’s Activewear Collection Designed To Promote Health And Women In STEM

Entrepreneur’s Activewear Collection Designed To Promote Health And Women In STEM

It’s not exactly a secret that we are huge supporters of initiatives and campaigns which encourage young girls to get interested into STEM industries (science, technology, engineering and math). Many […]

Family Life

Marvel Launches Program For Young Female Scientists In Anticipation Of The New ‘Captain America’ Film

Marvel Launches Program For Young Female Scientists In Anticipation Of The New ‘Captain America’ Film

This isn’t the first time we have seen Marvel capitalize on the female STEM characters they are portraying in their blockbuster movies and turning it into an excuse to encourage […]

Interviews

This Chicago Mom Turned Her Daughter’s Love Of Science Into A Thriving Program For Teen Girls

This Chicago Mom Turned Her Daughter’s Love Of Science Into A Thriving Program For Teen Girls

It’s no secret that we’re a platform dedicated to promoting female STEM (science, tech, engineering and math) initiatives. These four industries are traditionally known as male-dominated arenas, but with figures […]

Working Women

Meet The Millennial Physics Genius Hailed As The Next Einstein By Major Universities

Meet The Millennial Physics Genius Hailed As The Next Einstein By Major Universities

Now this is a young woman to admire! While we regularly tout the importance of celebrities using their fame to further important causes, we also feel it is equally as […]

Working Women

Super Bowl Cheerleaders Stepping It Up To Promote…STEM Careers?

Super Bowl Cheerleaders Stepping It Up To Promote…STEM Careers?

What was your fave moment of the Super Bowl XLIX? We definitely have a top 3, and (no surprises here) they have nothing to do with football! 3. Katy Perry […]

Working Women

2 Girls Create Award Wining App Musiklearn Which Helps Kids W/ Dyslexia & Autism

2 Girls Create Award Wining App Musiklearn Which Helps Kids W/ Dyslexia & Autism

There is a big push to get girls interested in science and technology from an early age, because the STEM sectors are the fastest growing industries in the market today. […]