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How Microsoft Is Encouraging Girls To Fill The Female Science Gap

How Microsoft Is Encouraging Girls To Fill The Female Science Gap

According to a Microsoft, 7 out of 10 girls are interested in science, but only 2 out of 10 will actually pursue it as a career. What happens to the […]

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This 10 Y/O Math Genius & College Student Proves STEM Industries Need Girls!

This 10 Y/O Math Genius & College Student Proves STEM Industries Need Girls!

Dear World, meet the future Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg and every other STEM prodigy you can think of, because 10 year old Esther Okade is already way ahead of where […]

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Sheryl Sandberg Launches ‘Lean In’ Mentor Network To Get More Women Into Tech

Sheryl Sandberg Launches ‘Lean In’ Mentor Network To Get More Women Into Tech

Facebook COO and author and creator of the ‘Lean In‘ book and subsequent movement, Sheryl Sandberg, is on a mighty quest: to get more women in the technology field to […]

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Forget Harry Potter. New Novel Based On Magic & Math Seek To Inspire Girls In STEM

Forget Harry Potter. New Novel Based On Magic & Math Seek To Inspire Girls In STEM

There are numerous studies today which give us insight into the gender disparity that exists in the 4 major STEM fields: science, tech, engineering and math. These studies claim that […]

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Goldieblox Releases Empowering ‘Lightning Strikes’ Animated Music Video

Goldieblox Releases Empowering ‘Lightning Strikes’ Animated Music Video

The push to get girls interested in and exciting about STEM careers is increasing these days, and there are a few standout companies and organizations who lead the charge. Reshma […]

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LEGO Inspiring Girls To “Keep Building” On Their Imagination In This New Video

LEGO Inspiring Girls To “Keep Building” On Their Imagination In This New Video

Lego has certainly been the quiet achiever over the past few years in terms of challenging gender stereotypes and including girls into the conversation in a big way. In fact […]

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Frozen’s Anna & Elsa Teaching Girls To “Let It Code” In A Global STEM Initiative

Frozen’s Anna & Elsa Teaching Girls To “Let It Code” In A Global STEM Initiative

The goal: to get 100,000 kids worldwide learning how to code. The timeframe: one hour. The reason: because technology is the future of the world and the world is in […]

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The Latest Goldieblox Video Teaches Girls To Smash Stereotypes With Their New Doll

The Latest Goldieblox Video Teaches Girls To Smash Stereotypes With Their New Doll

With engineering being one of the fastest growing sectors in the United States, and let’s face it, around the world, what Debbie Sterling has done by creating the engineering-focused Goldieblox […]

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Barbie Really CAN Be A Computer Engineer In This Remix Of Her Controversial Book

Barbie Really CAN Be A Computer Engineer In This Remix Of Her Controversial Book

You’ve probably seen plenty of posts on your Facebook feed of people complaining about that Barbie book by Mattel which claimed Barbie is far too incompetent to be a computer […]

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Goldieblox Creator Debbie Sterling & Her Campaign For Female Engineers

Goldieblox Creator Debbie Sterling & Her Campaign For Female Engineers

If you are looking for a compelling reason why the number of women in STEM (science, tech, engineering and math) industries needs to increase, GoldieBlox creator Debbie Sterling has it […]

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Three Teen Girls Win Google Science Fair With Global Hunger Crisis Solution

Three Teen Girls Win Google Science Fair With Global Hunger Crisis Solution

The annual Google Science Fair, recently held in Mountain View, California, saw three teen girls from Ireland take home the top prize. The goal of the event is to encourage […]

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How Sheryl Sandberg Plans To Increase The Presence Of Women At Facebook

How Sheryl Sandberg Plans To Increase The Presence Of Women At Facebook

We saw reports from Google and Facebook back in July about the state (or lack thereof) of diversity at the two tech giants. Both companies stated they were severely lacking […]

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Telegraph UK Creates Resource To Encourage Women In STEM Fields

Telegraph UK Creates Resource To Encourage Women In STEM Fields

When it comes to working in any of the STEM industries or courses, there are a number of issues that women may encounter. There is a huge lack of women […]

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New LEGO “Research Institute Kit” Is A Female Science-Fest!

New LEGO “Research Institute Kit” Is A Female Science-Fest!

  Remember back in June when we wrote about the upcoming science figurine set which Lego was about to release? Well the wait is over, and now parents can put […]

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Google Closing Gender Gap With Coding Initiative For Girls

Google Closing Gender Gap With Coding Initiative For Girls

Google has just put their money to good use: investing $50 million in the future of girls! The popular search engine and tech company started by Silicon Valley geniuses Sergey […]