Blog
11/18/2020 - 3:57pm
Contributed by Jennifer Hartsell Stockdale Tired of being cooped up during the pandemic? Hop on board for Destination Space and learn about binary code, the universe, and women’s contributions to science. Six months into a global pandemic...
10/19/2020 - 7:12am
Contributed By Deborah Lee Rose How early do girls start imagining themselves as astronauts? For both Jessica Meir and Christina Koch it was age 5. Meir still remembers her first grade teacher having the students draw their dream job—...
10/12/2020 - 8:40am
Contributed by Hansa G.  Hi, I’m Hansa and I have had a passion for STEM ever since I was introduced to it at 2 years old. I enjoy complexity and patterns both of which appear in generous volumes in math and science. My passion to...
10/05/2020 - 11:12am
Contributed by Sonia D.  Today, a mere 30% of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math (STEAM) professionals are women who, amongst other things, are responsible for coming up with the algorithms and prototypes that will solve...
09/25/2020 - 11:16am
Contributed by Lorena Harris  This Summer our STEAM Academy powered by Brite was certainly an inspiring collaboration. From the uncertainty of these strange times, we embarked on an adventure every morning (from July 13th to July...
09/25/2020 - 11:11am
Contributed by Sherika Adams Morrison Mentors was selected to collaborate with The Hello Studios, National Girls Collaborative Project, and the World Science Festival to host an all-girls Summer STEM program from July 13th - July 31st....
09/25/2020 - 11:06am
Contributed by Mary Fuller  When you think of Girl Scouts, the first thing that comes to mind is probably Girl Scout cookies. But Girl Scouts is so much more than those delicious cookies! On both a national and a regional level, Girl...
09/25/2020 - 10:47am
Contributed by Kim Cook-Boyd BRAVE, CARING, ADVENTUROUS, DRIVEN, SMART, DETERMINED, FLOURISHING, A THINKER, and CREATIVE are some of the Three Word Wonders the Be-Ruth girls shared as we kicked off the 1st week of the Brite Program. Art...
09/25/2020 - 10:28am
Contributed By Makenzie Kerr  From camps to computers As cities closed and camps were cancelled, our computers opened. The Brite program gave our University of South Florida’s Oceanography Camp for Girls alumni a chance to immerse...
09/08/2020 - 1:03pm
Contributed By Sarah Massopust As with many organizations, when the pandemic hit our STEM team at Milwaukee School of Engineering (MSOE) wondered how we would fill the gaps of in person programming that had been canceled. Our...