Over the last 2 months I’ve been part of a Youth Think Tank to investigate why less than 20% of engineering students are women, and to create a website that talks about engineering in a way that’s actually interesting for teenagers. Because of my experience, I have a few insights I’d like to share with […]
youth think tank
The Coolest Eng Projects!
“No one thought that they’d be able to build a bridge there (because of the depth of the sea, the make-up of the sea bed, the winds and earthquakes, etc.)”
Does STEM Fit Into Feminine Norms? (whatever that is!)
“Both female and male engineers, scientists etc. can be kind, or nurturing, or emotional or outgoing – or not at all.”
Girls Need to Know This About Engineering
“There is so much more to engineering than building bridges! Engineering IS a bridge.”
Girls Who Are Good at Science and Math Are..
“A quality that enables them to see beyond shades of black and white, and break away from the norm”
The Problem With Highschool
“They rely more on memorization than actual knowledge.”