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08/07/2013 - 8:26am
Girls Without Limits! (GWOL!)  is a low-cost program administered by the YWCA of Olympia, Washington. GWOL! is offered to girls ages 10-14 to develop STEM skills, gain career awareness through mentoring, and foster self-esteem and...
07/26/2013 - 9:10am
Sixteen high school girls from the greater Seattle area and two from Idaho attended a five-day course called "Project Splash: Girls Designing Robots for a Better World." Hosted by the UW Summer Youth Program and taught by instructors...
07/17/2013 - 8:22am
As a young girl, Mamta Patel Nagaraja benefited from the mentorship of her older sister, Daxa, who has encouraged her since they were children to pursue her science and engineering dreams. Four years older than Mamta, Daxa would direct her...
07/09/2013 - 3:02pm
Written by Judith Iriarte-Gross, GRITS Collaborative Project Lead and Chemistry Professor at Middle Tennessee State University As a professor of chemistry and lead of the GRITS (Girls Raised In Tennessee Science) Collaborative Project...
07/08/2013 - 10:13pm
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07/01/2013 - 10:39am
About a year ago Dana Hoffmann posted her profile on www.fabfems.org and became part of a community of over 200 women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) professions who are inspiring role models for young...
06/28/2013 - 8:29am
The best learning often takes place when it is presented as a form of play – which is why out of school activities and programs are the ideal venue for engaging young minds in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM)....
06/20/2013 - 11:33am
Written by Maria Toncray: High School Science Teacher and STEM professional Whether you are an educator, parent, or STEM professional, it’s easy to get overwhelmed when trying to start a collaborative project – keeping up the daily grind...
06/17/2013 - 2:52pm
By Karen Bouldin, Program Assistant for the EdLab Group National Zoos and Aquariums Month is celebrated annually to honor the role of zoos and aquariums in conservation, education, recreation, and research. National Zoos and Aquariums...
06/14/2013 - 8:48am
Written by Kristine Kobe, Experium Science Academy Tiffany Sato, 14-year-old Palos Verdes, California resident and Experium Science Academy student, has received one of 27 awards given to this year’s DuPont Challenge Junior Division...