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Inspiring female amibition in STEM through MakerGirl

Inspiring female amibition in STEM through MakerGirl

By Robin Dean

March 9, 2015

Last November, during a pilot session, a group of Champaign-Urbana girls ages 7 to ten gathered in BIF and were asked what they wanted to do when they grew up. Instead of the typical response of being an actress, singer or something involved with fashion, they were excited to learn about careers in the...