STEM http://wwno.org en Girl Scouts 'Extravaganza' Boosts Girls' Interest In STEM http://wwno.org/post/girl-scouts-extravaganza-boosts-girls-interest-stem <p></p><p><a href="http://www.gsle.org/" style="font-size: large; line-height: 200%;" target="_blank">Girl Scouts Louisiana East</a><span style="font-size: large; line-height: 200%;"> recently held its second annual STEM Extravaganza. The event is designed to get girls excited about science, technology, engineering and math — fields typically dominated by men. Girl Scouts from grades K-12 came to the event, held at Dillard University.</span></p> Wed, 09 Jul 2014 12:30:00 +0000 Mallory Falk 64113 at http://wwno.org Tulane Offering One-Day Workshop for Girls To Study Science, Technology, Engineering and Math http://wwno.org/post/tulane-offering-one-day-workshop-girls-study-science-technology-engineering-and-math <p>Tulane University is reaching out to girls attending middle school with an opportunity to focus on science, technology, engineering and math. Organizers hope a one-day workshop will pique their interest in subjects that have historically attracted more boys than girls. Tue, 05 Feb 2013 13:00:00 +0000 Eileen Fleming 28591 at http://wwno.org