Code First Girls, the U.K.’s Largest Provider of Free Coding Classes for Women, Has Surpassed 200,000 Girls Reached!

Code First Girls, the U.K.’s Largest Provider of Free Coding Classes for Women, Has Surpassed 200,000 Girls Reached!

June 20, 2024

Laurie Rousseau-Nepton Was the First Indigenous Woman in Canada To Earn a PhD in Astrophysics. She’s Using Indigenous Knowledge To Enhance How We Understand the Stars.

Laurie Rousseau-Nepton Was the First Indigenous Woman in Canada To Earn a PhD in Astrophysics. She’s Using Indigenous Knowledge To Enhance How We Understand the Stars.

June 20, 2024

How Science Fiction Revitalized One Researcher’s Love for Science

How Science Fiction Revitalized One Researcher’s Love for Science

June 20, 2024

These World Class Female Athletes Are Using AI to Their Training Advantage

These World Class Female Athletes Are Using AI to Their Training Advantage

June 17, 2024

Chemists Have Been Perplexed at This Chemistry Riddle for Over 90 Years. PhD Student Giulia Allegri Just Solved It.

Chemists Have Been Perplexed at This Chemistry Riddle for Over 90 Years. PhD Student Giulia Allegri Just Solved It.

June 17, 2024

26,000 Girls in Mexico Are About To Get Stronger STEM Education in School

26,000 Girls in Mexico Are About To Get Stronger STEM Education in School

June 19, 2024

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The Results Are in– Women Make Up 52% of STEM Occupations in the E.U.

The Results Are in – Women Make Up 52% of STEM Occupations in the E.U.

June 13, 2024

From Vietnam, to Africa, and the Smithsonian, Kate Bemis’s Career in Marine Science Has Brought Her Nearly Everywhere

From Vietnam, to Africa, and the Smithsonian, Kate Bemis’s Career in Marine Science Has Brought Her Nearly Everywhere

June 10, 2024

Meet Aisha Bowe– Entrepreneur, Astronaut, and Aerospace Engineer

Meet Aisha Bowe– Entrepreneur, Astronaut, and Aerospace Engineer

June 11, 2024

University of Virginia Professor Gertrude Fraser Is Hosting a First Ever Conference on Failure for Scientists

University of Virginia Professor Gertrude Fraser Is Hosting a First Ever Conference on Failure for Scientists

June 10, 2024

Seequent Has Launched a Free, Interactive Geology Education Website– Visible Geology

Seequent Has Launched a Free, Interactive Geology Education Website – Visible Geology

June 13, 2024

Congratulations to IF/THEN Ambassador Alum Tamar Goulet on Being Awarded the Isom Center Fellowship

Congratulations to IF/THEN Ambassador Alum Tamar Goulet on Being Awarded the Isom Center Fellowship

June 10, 2024

Inspiring Girls To Be Strong, Smart, and Bold, Girls Inc. of Greater Santa Barbara Is Providing Girls With Free STEM Programming During Lunchtime and After School

Inspiring Girls To Be Strong, Smart, and Bold, Girls Inc. of Greater Santa Barbara Is Providing Girls With Free STEM Programming During Lunchtime and After School

June 3, 2024

Science Olympiad’s Collaborative Spirit Could Be the Key to Addressing the Leaky Pipeline

Science Olympiad’s Collaborative Spirit Could Be the Key to Addressing the Leaky Pipeline

June 4, 2024

Perfume Research Is Responsible for Some of the Most Pivotal Scientific Discoveries in the Last Century

Perfume Research Is Responsible for Some of the Most Pivotal Scientific Discoveries in the Last Century

June 5, 2024

In April, 50 Images of Scientists at Work Went on Display in London: Now, These Middle School Girls Are Seeing Themselves Differently

In April, 50 Images of Scientists at Work Went on Display in London: Now, These Middle School Girls Are Seeing Themselves Differently

June 6, 2024

The American Heart Association Is Celebrating Its Centennial Today, Its Success Is Due to the Women in Cardiovascular Research

The American Heart Association Is Celebrating Its Centennial Today, Its Success Is Due to the Women in Cardiovascular Research

June 8, 2024

Netflix’s “3 Body Problem” Decided To Rewrite the Main Characters As Female Scientists– and It’s Been Dominating Viewership Charts for Weeks

Netflix’s “3 Body Problem” Decided To Rewrite the Main Characters As Female Scientists– and It’s Been Dominating Viewership Charts for Weeks

June 8, 2024

At 19 Years Old, Zara Rutherford Set the Record for the Youngest Woman To Fly Solo Around the World

At 19 Years Old, Zara Rutherford Set the Record for the Youngest Woman To Fly Solo Around the World

June 2, 2024

Massachusetts Will Now Provide Free Community College

Massachusetts Will Now Provide Free Community College

May 29, 2024

New Research By The Harvard Kennedy School Uncovers Just How Much Parents Influence Their Kids’ Chosen Fields Of Study

New Research By The Harvard Kennedy School Uncovers Just How Much Parents Influence Their Kids’ Chosen Fields Of Study

May 30, 2024

Assistant Professor of Computer Science Alexandra to Has Received an NSF CAREER Award for Her Research on Game Design

Assistant Professor of Computer Science Alexandra to Has Received an NSF CAREER Award for Her Research on Game Design

May 31, 2024

“What’s Your Callsign?” Is a New Children’s Book by Michelle “Mace” Curan That Introduces Young Kids to Aviation

“What’s Your Callsign?” Is a New Children’s Book by Michelle “Mace” Curan That Introduces Young Kids to Aviation

May 28, 2024

This Year’s Annual ‘Contact in the Desert’ Event Featured the First Ever “Women of UFOlogy” Panel

This Year’s Annual ‘Contact in the Desert’ Event Featured the First Ever “Women of UFOlogy” Panel

May 27, 2024

As High School Seniors, Calcea Johnson and Ne’Kiya Jackson Found a New Proof for the Pythagorean Theorem. Since Then, They’ve Uncovered at Least Ten Additional Ones.

As High School Seniors, Calcea Johnson and Ne’Kiya Jackson Found a New Proof for the Pythagorean Theorem. Since Then, They’ve Uncovered at Least Ten Additional Ones.

May 6, 2024

Reeva Khokhar Is the 17 Year Old Founder of “Girl Genius”, a Non-Profit That Has Reached Over 460,000 Girls in 35+ Countries

Reeva Khokhar Is the 17 Year Old Founder of “Girl Genius”, a Non-Profit That Has Reached Over 460,000 Girls in 35+ Countries

May 25, 2024

The Recipient of This Year’s John Shaw Medal, Madeleine McManus Doesn’t Like To Be Pigeon-Holed Into One Field of Engineering

The Recipient of This Year’s John Shaw Medal, Madeleine McManus Doesn’t Like To Be Pigeon-Holed Into One Field of Engineering

May 23, 2024

More Than Equal, an Initiative To Find and Develop the First Female F1 World Champion, Is Starting With Six Promising Teens

More Than Equal, an Initiative To Find and Develop the First Female F1 World Champion, Is Starting With Six Promising Teens

May 22, 2024

Montana State Graduate Sophia Moreno Is Using an Environmental Science Passion To Make Indigenous Communities More Resilient

Montana State Graduate Sophia Moreno Is Using an Environmental Science Passion To Make Indigenous Communities More Resilient

May 22, 2024

31 of Hollywood’s Biggest Sci-Fi Mistakes

31 of Hollywood’s Biggest Sci-Fi Mistakes

May 21, 2024

Gayle Keller Created a Line of Dolls and Children’s Stories To Show Young Girls Pursuing STEM

Gayle Keller Created a Line of Dolls and Children’s Stories To Show Young Girls Pursuing STEM

May 13, 2024

A New Fossil of a Small Mammal Was Named After Lyda Hill and Sharon Milito, in Honor of Their Support for the Natural Sciences in Colorado Springs

A New Fossil of a Small Mammal Was Named After Lyda Hill and Sharon Milito, in Honor of Their Support for the Natural Sciences in Colorado Springs

May 13, 2024

Women Strive for Perfectionism Far More Than Men, and It’s Hurting Their STEM Retention

Women Strive for Perfectionism Far More Than Men, and It’s Hurting Their STEM Retention

May 13, 2024

Illana Raia, CEO of Etre Girls, on How Mentorship Can Close the Confidence Gap

Illana Raia, CEO of Etre Girls, on How Mentorship Can Close the Confidence Gap

May 16, 2024

91 Year Old Mary Ellen Foley Graduated From the University of Missouri 70 Years After Her Enrollment

91 Year Old Mary Ellen Foley Graduated From the University of Missouri 70 Years After Her Enrollment

May 13, 2024

Meet the Vietnamese Computer Scientist Who Made Toy Story, the World’s First Computer-Animated Feature Film, Possible

Meet the Vietnamese Computer Scientist Who Made Toy Story, the World’s First Computer-Animated Feature Film, Possible

May 16, 2024

Rose-Margaret Ekeng-Itua of Nigeria Is the World’s First Black Woman To Get a Ph.D in Cybernetics

Rose-Margaret Ekeng-Itua of Nigeria Is the World’s First Black Woman To Get a Ph.D in Cybernetics

May 6, 2024

The Boy Scouts Have Renamed and Are Now “Scouting America”, After Allowing More Than 1,000 Young Women To Join for the First Time in 2021

The Boy Scouts Have Renamed and Are Now “Scouting America”, After Allowing More Than 1,000 Young Women To Join for the First Time in 2021

May 7, 2024

The Milk Cup Is a New All-Women’s Fortnite Tournament Providing the Largest Prize Pool for an All-Women’s Tournament to Date

The Milk Cup Is a New All-Women’s Fortnite Tournament Providing the Largest Prize Pool for an All-Women’s Tournament to Date

May 7, 2024

This Australian Educational Program Asks Girls To Address Food Insecurity With Science Based and Technological Solutions

This Australian Educational Program Asks Girls To Address Food Insecurity With Science Based and Technological Solutions

May 6, 2024

At Only 18, Aarohi Sonputri Is Just Getting Started in Medical Research

At Only 18, Aarohi Sonputri Is Just Getting Started in Medical Research

May 11, 2024

Nurses Are Rallying For An Official STEM Designation To Increase Federal Funding And Alleviating The Field’s Workforce Shortage

Nurses Are Rallying For An Official STEM Designation To Increase Federal Funding And Alleviating The Field’s Workforce Shortage

May 9, 2024

Girls Who Code Stresses Coding With Confidence, Learning From Mistakes

Girls Who Code Stresses Coding With Confidence, Learning From Mistakes

May 1, 2024

An All-Girls High School Robotics Team in Colorado Created a Device for Drivers To Avoid Collisions With Wildlife

An All-Girls High School Robotics Team in Colorado Created a Device for Drivers To Avoid Collisions With Wildlife

May 2, 2024

Bodhana Sivanandan Is A 9 Year Old Chess Prodigy Breaking Records In The Long Male Dominated Game

Bodhana Sivanandan Is A 9 Year Old Chess Prodigy Breaking Records In The Long Male Dominated Game

May 3, 2024

How Geoscience Professor Sian Proctor Won a Seat to Space With a Poem

How Geoscience Professor Sian Proctor Won a Seat to Space With a Poem

May 3, 2024

IF/THEN Ambassador Ritu Raman on ‘The Curie Society’ and How Graphic Novels Are the New Frontier of Representation for Women in STEM

IF/THEN Ambassador Ritu Raman on ‘The Curie Society’ and How Graphic Novels Are the New Frontier of Representation for Women in STEM

May 4, 2024

The Prebys Foundation Is Funding 14 Female Scientists in Medical Research

The Prebys Foundation Is Funding 14 Female Scientists in Medical Research

April 30, 2024

Elite Runner Lauren Fleshman Advocates for Retention and Inspiration for More Young Girls in Sports

Elite Runner Lauren Fleshman Advocates for Retention and Inspiration for More Young Girls in Sports

April 22, 2024

Six Black Women Changing the World With Technology

Six Black Women Changing the World With Technology

April 22, 2024

Queen Nozizwe Pearl Mulela-Zulu of Eswatini and Her Education Initiative ‘STEM Sisters’

Queen Nozizwe Pearl Mulela-Zulu of Eswatini and Her Education Initiative ‘STEM Sisters’

April 23, 2024

Rosemary Coogan Became the European Space Agency’s First Irish Woman Astronaut

Rosemary Coogan Became the European Space Agency’s First Irish Woman Astronaut

April 23, 2024

New Study Finds That Women Treated by Female Doctors in Emergency Rooms Have Higher Recovery Rates

New Study Finds That Women Treated by Female Doctors in Emergency Rooms Have Higher Recovery Rates

April 23, 2024

‘Code Black’ Is an All-Female Robotics Team From Bangladesh Participating in the World Science, Environment, and Engineering Competition (WSEEC)

‘Code Black’ Is an All-Female Robotics Team From Bangladesh Participating in the World Science, Environment, and Engineering Competition (WSEEC)

April 28, 2024

How an 11-Year-Old’s Fossil Discovery Led to the Discovery of the Largest Known Sea Reptile

How an 11-Year-Old’s Fossil Discovery Led to the Discovery of the Largest Known Sea Reptile

April 17, 2024

This Laboratory on Oahu Is Bringing STEM to More Girls Than Ever

This Laboratory on Oahu Is Bringing STEM to More Girls Than Ever

April 16, 2024

14-Year-Old Naya Ellis of New Orleans Turned Her Interest for Science Into a Life-Saving Idea: A Stroke-Detecting Watch Called WingItt

14-Year-Old Naya Ellis of New Orleans Turned Her Interest for Science Into a Life-Saving Idea: A Stroke-Detecting Watch Called WingItt

April 15, 2024

Two Women in Bolivia Are Tackling the Rising Tide of Wildfires

Two Women in Bolivia Are Tackling the Rising Tide of Wildfires

April 11, 2024

4.5 Million Gamers Playing “Borderlands Science” Have Contributed to Citizen Science Project Mapping the Microbiome

4.5 Million Gamers Playing “Borderlands Science” Have Contributed to Citizen Science Project Mapping the Microbiome

April 16, 2024

Tiffany Chang, Miss Asia USA 2024, Is Also a Stanford Engineering Student

Tiffany Chang, Miss Asia USA 2024, Is Also a Stanford Engineering Student

April 12, 2024

Indonesian Climate Activist Emmanuela Shinta Is the Center of a New Documentary, “Fire Beneath Her”

Indonesian Climate Activist Emmanuela Shinta Is the Center of a New Documentary, “Fire Beneath Her”

February 5, 2024

Eiza González, Who Plays a Female Scientist on Netflix’s ‘3 Body Problem,’ Applauds Women in STEM: “Just Being Able To Represent Women in the Field Itself Is an Honor. Let Alone Be a Latin Woman Playing a Role Like That.”

Eiza González, Who Plays a Female Scientist on Netflix’s ‘3 Body Problem,’ Applauds Women in STEM: “Just Being Able To Represent Women in the Field Itself Is an Honor. Let Alone Be a Latin Woman Playing a Role Like That.”

April 8, 2024

A New Study Reports That U.S. News Coverage Is Less Likely To List Scientists With African or East Asian Last Names

A New Study Reports That U.S. News Coverage Is Less Likely To List Scientists With African or East Asian Last Names

April 8, 2024

Journey to the Arctic With Susan R. Eaton, One of the Greatest Modern Day Geoscientists and Explorers

Journey to the Arctic With Susan R. Eaton, One of the Greatest Modern Day Geoscientists and Explorers

April 9, 2024

NBA’s Atlanta Hawks Players Introduced Elementary School Kids to STEM Through Music Production

NBA’s Atlanta Hawks Players Introduced Elementary School Kids to STEM Through Music Production

April 9, 2024

Japnit Ahuja Founded Go Girl and Now Teaches Girls Coding for Free

Japnit Ahuja Founded Go Girl and Now Teaches Girls Coding for Free

April 9, 2024

Meet Wiz Kid, a New YouTube Personality Teaching Kids How To Do Science Experiments at Home

Meet Wiz Kid, a New YouTube Personality Teaching Kids How To Do Science Experiments at Home

April 4, 2024

Miss America 2020, Camille Schrier Receives A New Title: Doctor of Pharmacy

Miss America 2020, Camille Schrier Receives A New Title: Doctor of Pharmacy

April 2, 2024

IF/THEN Ambassador Allie K. Miller on How To Get Into AI Without a Tech Background

IF/THEN Ambassador Allie K. Miller on How To Get Into AI Without a Tech Background

April 3, 2024

50 Female Space Icons Give Their Best Advice

50 Female Space Icons Give Their Best Advice

March 30, 2024

Construction Is Not Just a Man’s Job Anymore

Construction Is Not Just a Man’s Job Anymore

March 29, 2024

These Are the Top 10 Highest Paying States for Women in STEM

These Are the Top 10 Highest Paying States for Women in STEM

April 1, 2024

Together, Jennifer Buchli and Meghan Everett Lead the Full Suite of Research and Science Happening on Board the ISS

Together, Jennifer Buchli and Meghan Everett Lead the Full Suite of Research and Science Happening on Board the ISS

March 29, 2024

Lemonade Circle Is Providing Mentorship to Young Black Women in San Antonio

Lemonade Circle Is Providing Mentorship to Young Black Women in San Antonio

March 23, 2024

These HBCU Students Are Making History As 2023 Astronaut Scholars

These HBCU Students Are Making History As 2023 Astronaut Scholars

March 27, 2024

Meet the 14-Year-Old Girl Who Built a Chat Bot for Positive Affirmations

Meet the 14-Year-Old Girl Who Built a Chat Bot for Positive Affirmations

March 26, 2024

Katie Etsitty, a Navajo Pine High School Teacher, Was Selected Among an International Pool of Applicants as a 2024 Science Communications Fellow

Katie Etsitty, a Navajo Pine High School Teacher, Was Selected Among an International Pool of Applicants as a 2024 Science Communications Fellow

March 24, 2024

Gender Diversity in Physics Classes Benefit Both Girls and Boys

Gender Diversity in Physics Classes Benefit Both Girls and Boys

March 24, 2024

Jaya Halepete-Iyer, PhD Created a STEM Themed Fashion Line for Young Girls After She Noticed There Weren’t Any

Jaya Halepete-Iyer, PhD Created a STEM Themed Fashion Line for Young Girls After She Noticed There Weren’t Any

March 23, 2024

Young Black Girls Are Changing the Sci-Fi Genre

Young Black Girls Are Changing the Sci-Fi Genre

March 21, 2024

San Diego Non-Profit, “Expanding Your Horizons” Is on a Mission To Bring Science to Local Girls

San Diego Non-Profit, “Expanding Your Horizons” Is on a Mission To Bring Science to Local Girls

March 18, 2024

Anna French, Ecology PhD Student at Montana State, Is Also One of the World’s Top 10 Female Biathletes

Anna French, Ecology PhD Student at Montana State, Is Also One of the World’s Top 10 Female Biathletes

March 18, 2024

Young Women Are Opting Into the Trades

Young Women Are Opting Into the Trades

March 20, 2024

Five Female Scientists Were Awarded the OWSD-Elsevier Foundation Prize for Their Humanitarian Research in the Global South

Five Female Scientists Were Awarded the OWSD-Elsevier Foundation Prize for Their Humanitarian Research in the Global South

March 21, 2024

Dr. Joy Buolamwini Was Awarded the 2024 Digital Civil Rights Award by Prince Harry and Meghan’s Charitable Foundation

Dr. Joy Buolamwini Was Awarded the 2024 Digital Civil Rights Award by Prince Harry and Meghan’s Charitable Foundation

March 14, 2024

Networking Can Close the STEM Gender Gap

Networking Can Close the STEM Gender Gap

March 12, 2024

The Automotive Industry Is a Promising Place for Women To Launch Their Careers

The Automotive Industry Is a Promising Place for Women To Launch Their Careers

March 14, 2024

Eva Longoria Was Awarded 50 Million Dollars From Jeff Bezos To Fund Her Foundation To Support Young Latina Women in STEM

Eva Longoria Was Awarded 50 Million Dollars From Jeff Bezos To Fund Her Foundation To Support Young Latina Women in STEM

March 15, 2024

IF/THEN Ambassador Alum Allie K. Miller Is Speaking at Domopalooza 2024

IF/THEN Ambassador Alum Allie K. Miller Is Speaking at Domopalooza 2024

March 17, 2024

What Does a Scientist Look Like? This Is What a Class of 3rd Graders Thinks

What Does a Scientist Look Like? This Is What a Class of 3rd Graders Thinks

March 14, 2024

Spelman College To Offer Cosmetic Chemistry Courses Starting This Fall

Spelman College To Offer Cosmetic Chemistry Courses Starting This Fall

March 6, 2024

IF/THEN Ambassador Alum Dr. Rae Wynn-Grant Just Released Her Memoir

IF/THEN Ambassador Alum Dr. Rae Wynn-Grant Just Released Her Memoir

March 9, 2024

Zeita Merchant Is the First Black Woman To Become Admiral of the U.S. Coast Guard

Zeita Merchant Is the First Black Woman To Become Admiral of the U.S. Coast Guard

March 4, 2024

Catherine Macdonald, U of Miami’s Shark Research Program Director, Wants To See More Girls in Oceanography

Catherine Macdonald, U of Miami’s Shark Research Program Director, Wants To See More Girls in Oceanography

March 8, 2024

Meet Dr. Beth Orcutt, the Woman Who Discovered Four New Species of Deep Sea Octopus

Meet Dr. Beth Orcutt, the Woman Who Discovered Four New Species of Deep Sea Octopus

March 8, 2024

Reshma Saujani, Founder and CEO of Girls Who Code, Received the 2024 Power of Radiance Award

Reshma Saujani, Founder and CEO of Girls Who Code, Received the 2024 Power of Radiance Award

March 9, 2024

Cecilia Aragon’s Career Trajectory Brought Her From Stunt Flying to Computer Scientist and Entrepreneur

Cecilia Aragon’s Career Trajectory Brought Her From Stunt Flying to Computer Scientist and Entrepreneur

February 28, 2024

Etre Girls Released a New Study Outlining the Importance of Mentorship for Girls in Early Childhood

Etre Girls Released a New Study Outlining the Importance of Mentorship for Girls in Early Childhood

February 28, 2024

John Deere Hosted “Introduce a Girl to Engineering 2024” for Local Teens

John Deere Hosted “Introduce a Girl to Engineering 2024” for Local Teens

February 28, 2024

New Study Reveals Possible Reason for the Citation Gender Gap: Male Researchers Cite Women’s Work Less Often

New Study Reveals Possible Reason for the Citation Gender Gap: Male Researchers Cite Women’s Work Less Often

February 26, 2024

Looking for New Educational Material This Women’s History Month? Discovery Education’s Got You

Looking for New Educational Material This Women’s History Month? Discovery Education’s Got You

February 29, 2024

The Department of Energy Has Announced Ten HBCUs Will Receive Clean Energy Prizes

The Department of Energy Has Announced Ten HBCUs Will Receive Clean Energy Prizes

February 29, 2024

Catch IF/THEN Ambassador J’Tia Hart’s Q&A On Nuclear Physics And The Importance of Mentorship

Catch IF/THEN Ambassador J’Tia Hart’s Q&A On Nuclear Physics And The Importance of Mentorship

February 22, 2024

Besa Masaiti, the Highest Ranked Female Chess Player in Botswana, Adds Engineer to Her Resume

Besa Masaiti, the Highest Ranked Female Chess Player in Botswana, Adds Engineer to Her Resume

February 24, 2024

46 Ecuadorian Women in STEM Are Being Honored in a Traveling Exhibition, “Women Leading Science”

46 Ecuadorian Women in STEM Are Being Honored in a Traveling Exhibition, “Women Leading Science”

February 19, 2024

Marlena Fejzo Has Been Named One of Time Magazine’s 2024 “Women of the Year” for Groundbreaking Work in Genetics Research

Marlena Fejzo Has Been Named One of Time Magazine’s 2024 “Women of the Year” for Groundbreaking Work in Genetics Research

February 21, 2024

Do You Know Who Invented the N-95 Mask? It Was Sara Little Turnbull

Do You Know Who Invented the N-95 Mask? It Was Sara Little Turnbull

February 23, 2024

Shivi Royal Is Literally Redefining Girl Math by Compiling the Stories of Female Mathematicians

Shivi Royal Is Literally Redefining Girl Math by Compiling the Stories of Female Mathematicians

February 23, 2024

Kristen Wells-Collins Is Introducing Young Girls to Science Through Makeup

Kristen Wells-Collins Is Introducing Young Girls to Science Through Makeup

February 26, 2024

“Portray Her 2.0”, a New Study by IF/THEN and the Geena Davis Institute, Pinpoints the Status of Female STEM Characters in the Media

“Portray Her 2.0”, a New Study by IF/THEN and the Geena Davis Institute, Pinpoints the Status of Female STEM Characters in the Media

February 15, 2024

Clarice Phelps Is the First Black Woman To Help Discover a New Periodic Table Element

Clarice Phelps Is the First Black Woman To Help Discover a New Periodic Table Element

February 13, 2024

The American Academy for the Advancement of Science and Subaru Have Announced the Winners of Their “Excellence in Science” Books

The American Academy for the Advancement of Science and Subaru Have Announced the Winners of Their “Excellence in Science” Books

February 14, 2024

Some of the IF/THEN Statues Have Found Their Way to Stanford’s Engineering Quad

Some of the IF/THEN Statues Have Found Their Way to Stanford’s Engineering Quad

February 14, 2024

Colorado Women in AV and IT Introduced Students to Physics With DIY Harmonicas

Colorado Women in AV and IT Introduced Students to Physics With DIY Harmonicas

February 15, 2024

Physics Professor “Dr. Tatiana” Brought Her Crazy Experiments to TikTok– And Millions of Fans

Physics Professor “Dr. Tatiana” Brought Her Crazy Experiments to TikTok– And Millions of Fans

February 12, 2024

An All-Girls Team of Michigan Middle Schoolers Won NASA’s TechRise Student Challenge for the Second Year

An All-Girls Team of Michigan Middle Schoolers Won NASA’s TechRise Student Challenge for the Second Year

February 5, 2024

Dr. Joy Buolamwini Is the Tech Expert Protecting Women of Color From the Dangers of AI

Dr. Joy Buolamwini Is the Tech Expert Protecting Women of Color From the Dangers of AI

February 6, 2024

Meet Five Female Scientists Whose Research Is Literally Saving the World

Meet Five Female Scientists Whose Research Is Literally Saving the World

February 9, 2024

For National Children’s Dental Health Month, Local New York Dental Students and Professionals Hosted “Give Kids a Smile” Event

For National Children’s Dental Health Month, Local New York Dental Students and Professionals Hosted “Give Kids a Smile” Event

February 6, 2024

Why Robotics Professor Dr. Carlotta Berry Decided To Start Writing Black STEM Romance Novels

Why Robotics Professor Dr. Carlotta Berry Decided To Start Writing Black STEM Romance Novels

February 6, 2024

11-Year-Old Ava N. Simmons Just Landed Her STEM Toy Line in Whole Foods

11-Year-Old Ava N. Simmons Just Landed Her STEM Toy Line in Whole Foods

February 1, 2024

IF/THEN Ambassador Allison Fundis Has Been Leading the Search for Amelia Earhart’s Plane

IF/THEN Ambassador Allison Fundis Has Been Leading the Search for Amelia Earhart’s Plane

September 21, 2023

Nancy Hopkins Is the Winner of the National Academy of Science’s Public Welfare Medal

Nancy Hopkins Is the Winner of the National Academy of Science’s Public Welfare Medal

January 30, 2024

G-Force Robotics Is an All-Girls Team Representing STEM Inclusion at the Pentagon

G-Force Robotics Is an All-Girls Team Representing STEM Inclusion at the Pentagon

January 31, 2024

Africa Will Launch It’s First Private Satellite Into Space – It’s Been Built by a Team of High School Girls in Cape Town

Africa Will Launch It’s First Private Satellite Into Space – It’s Been Built by a Team of High School Girls in Cape Town

February 2, 2024

Molecular Biologist Elisabetta Citterio Created a Stunning Portrait Collection of Women in STEM

Molecular Biologist Elisabetta Citterio Created a Stunning Portrait Collection of Women in STEM

Feburary 3, 2024

Engineer Laura Miranda on Her Drive To Succeed in the Field

Engineer Laura Miranda on Her Drive To Succeed in the Field

January 25, 2024

Dr. Uche Blackstock Is Out With a New Book Exploring Racism in the Medical Field

Dr. Uche Blackstock Is Out With a New Book Exploring Racism in the Medical Field

January 22, 2024

Sundance Film Festival Awards “Love Me” With the Prize for Science-in-Film

Sundance Film Festival Awards “Love Me” With the Prize for Science-in-Film

January 22, 2024

Read Jordana Dahmen’s Piece on the Importance of IF/THEN’s Traveling Statues

Read Jordana Dahmen’s Piece on the Importance of IF/THEN’s Traveling Statues

January 22, 2024

Melonie Parker, Google’s Chief Diversity Officer, Offers Advice for Creating “A Culture of Belonging”

Melonie Parker, Google’s Chief Diversity Officer, Offers Advice for Creating “A Culture of Belonging”

January 22, 2024

Kimberely Moore Built a Multimillion-Dollar Firm From Scratch - Now, She Is Determined To Help Nurture Future STEM Leaders

Kimberely Moore Built a Multimillion-Dollar Firm From Scratch - Now, She Is Determined To Help Nurture Future STEM Leaders

January 26, 2024

A Girl Scouts Food Drive Turned Engineering Challenge– Proving “Girls CANDo” It All

A Girl Scouts Food Drive Turned Engineering Challenge– Proving “Girls CANDo” It All

January 15, 2024

De Oro Medical Devices Has Named IF/THEN Ambassador Alum Cori Lathan as CEO!

De Oro Medical Devices Has Named IF/THEN Ambassador Alum Cori Lathan as CEO!

January 18, 2024

Check Out The Lost Women of Science Initiative’s Lineup of Projects Launching in 2024

Check Out The Lost Women of Science Initiative’s Lineup of Projects Launching in 2024

January 18, 2024

Minnesota Has Proven Itself To Be at the Forefront of a Diverse Engineering Workforce

Minnesota Has Proven Itself To Be at the Forefront of a Diverse Engineering Workforce

January 15, 2024

Over 300 Companies and Organizations Across the UK Are Joining Forces To Introduce a More Inclusive and Diverse Science Workforce

Over 300 Companies and Organizations Across the UK Are Joining Forces To Introduce a More Inclusive and Diverse Science Workforce

January 18, 2024

The National Children’s Museum in D.C. Unveils New Shaun the Sheep Exhibit, Promising “Shear” Delight

The National Children’s Museum in D.C. Unveils New Shaun the Sheep Exhibit, Promising “Shear” Delight

January 16, 2024

How Peggy Whitson Became the First Female Commander of the International Space Station

How Peggy Whitson Became the First Female Commander of the International Space Station

January 10, 2024

Hey Seattle! Check Out 6 of Our IF/THEN Exhibit Statues at the Pacific Science Center

Hey Seattle! Check Out 6 of Our IF/THEN Exhibit Statues at the Pacific Science Center

January 8, 2024

In 1973, Twelve Women Founded the First Cohort of Professional Scientists in India. Today, They Are 2,000+ Members Strong– And Growing

In 1973, Twelve Women Founded the First Cohort of Professional Scientists in India. Today, They Are 2,000+ Members Strong– And Growing

January 7, 2024

Chemical Engineer Dianne Plummer Hopes To Pique Kids’ Interest in STEM With “Science in the Sun”

Chemical Engineer Dianne Plummer Hopes To Pique Kids’ Interest in STEM With “Science in the Sun”

January 12, 2024

Better Science Might Mean a Little Bit of Dancing

Better Science Might Mean a Little Bit of Dancing

January 11, 2024

This Howard University Class Assignment Was To Improve the Wikipedia Pages of Black Women in STEM

This Howard University Class Assignment Was To Improve the Wikipedia Pages of Black Women in STEM

January 12, 2024

The Case for More Diverse Science Curriculum

The Case for More Diverse Science Curriculum

January 3, 2024

New FAFSA Form Includes Changes That Increase Aid for Low Income Students

New FAFSA Form Includes Changes That Increase Aid for Low Income Students

January 3, 2024

Jessica Clague DeHart, CEO of LYTE Foundation, Is Providing a Beacon of Hope for Breast Cancer Survivors

Jessica Clague DeHart, CEO of LYTE Foundation, Is Providing a Beacon of Hope for Breast Cancer Survivors

January 4, 2024

Commonwealth Business Women Africa Has Pledged To Equip One Million Girls With Coding Skills

Commonwealth Business Women Africa Has Pledged To Equip One Million Girls With Coding Skills

January 5, 2024

Meet First Gen Engineering Researcher Mone’t Sawyer

Meet First Gen Engineering Researcher Mone’t Sawyer

January 4, 2024

Lenore Blum’s Career Paved the Way for Women in Math

Lenore Blum’s Career Paved the Way for Women in Math

January 3, 2024

Four Female Marine Scientists Are Rowing Across the Atlantic Ocean for Ocean Conservation

Four Female Marine Scientists Are Rowing Across the Atlantic Ocean for Ocean Conservation

December 25, 2023

Groupon Has Created a $350,000 Fund for Black Students in STEM

Groupon Has Created a $350,000 Fund for Black Students in STEM

December 29, 2023

Citation Data Shows a Gender Bias With a Peculiar Cause

Citation Data Shows a Gender Bias With a Peculiar Cause

December 22, 2023

Margaret Oguntala Is the First Female President of the Nigerian Society of Engineers

Margaret Oguntala Is the First Female President of the Nigerian Society of Engineers

December 24, 2023

These Are the European Countries for Female Scientists To Keep an Eye on in 2024

These Are the European Countries for Female Scientists To Keep an Eye on in 2024

December 28, 2023

How Social Networks Help Black Women Succeed in STEM

How Social Networks Help Black Women Succeed in STEM

January 1, 2024

A Snowflake Building Competition Is Getting Kids Excited About Engineering

A Snowflake Building Competition Is Getting Kids Excited About Engineering

December 14, 2023

All the Historic Things Women Did in 2023

All the Historic Things Women Did in 2023

December 13, 2023

Read Katica Roy’s Ideas for Tying Executive Salaries to DEI Goals

Read Katica Roy’s Ideas for Tying Executive Salaries to DEI Goals

December 17, 2023

Engineering Graduate Ella Gardiner Created a Solar Powered Unicorn Toy for Her Senior Project (and It’s Adorable)

Engineering Graduate Ella Gardiner Created a Solar Powered Unicorn Toy for Her Senior Project (and It’s Adorable)

December 14, 2023

Cosmetics Brand Mary Kay Is Depending on Female Leadership To Curb Water Usage and Ramp Up Sustainable Production

Cosmetics Brand Mary Kay Is Depending on Female Leadership To Curb Water Usage and Ramp Up Sustainable Production

December 14, 2023

Listen: Fixing the Underrepresentation of Women in STEM Rom-Coms

Listen: Fixing the Underrepresentation of Women in STEM Rom-Coms

November 25, 2023

Across the Board, Students Get Better Grades in Diverse Classrooms

Across the Board, Students Get Better Grades in Diverse Classrooms

December 6, 2023

The STEM Gender Gap Persists Among Gen Z

The STEM Gender Gap Persists Among Gen Z

December 6, 2023

Inspiring Greatness in You Is Using Golf To Introduce Girls to STEM

Inspiring Greatness in You Is Using Golf To Introduce Girls to STEM

December 7, 2023

Black STEM PhD Recipients Leave School With Significantly More Debt, New Study Finds

Black STEM PhD Recipients Leave School With Significantly More Debt, New Study Finds

December 4, 2023

Watch IF/THEN Ambassador Alum Jennifer Stimpson on Talk Girls in Science on NBC

Watch IF/THEN Ambassador Alum Jennifer Stimpson on Talk Girls in Science on NBC

December 5, 2023

Mozilla Adds New Board Members on a Mission To Diversify Their Leadership

Mozilla Adds New Board Members on a Mission To Diversify Their Leadership

December 5, 2023

Have You Opened Your Spotify Wrapped? You Can Thank Jewel Ham for That

Have You Opened Your Spotify Wrapped? You Can Thank Jewel Ham for That

December 2, 2023

DeJuan Strickland Is Creating Science-Based Comic Books To Increase Black Representation in Pop Culture

DeJuan Strickland Is Creating Science-Based Comic Books To Increase Black Representation in Pop Culture

November 28, 2023

A Science Conference Was Exposed for Adding Fake Female Speakers to Their Panels – Is This the First Time It’s Happened?

A Science Conference Was Exposed for Adding Fake Female Speakers to Their Panels – Is This the First Time It’s Happened?

November 30, 2023

What Are Engineers Getting Their Kids for Christmas?

What Are Engineers Getting Their Kids for Christmas?

November 27, 2023

Role Model and Champion of Women in Tech, Meet DocuSign’s President Inhi Suh

Role Model and Champion of Women in Tech, Meet DocuSign’s President Inhi Suh

December 4, 2023

New Study Finds Significant Pay Gap for STEM PhDs With Disabilities

New Study Finds Significant Pay Gap for STEM PhDs With Disabilities

November 28, 2023

Iceland Is the Best Country for Women in STEM

Iceland Is the Best Country for Women in STEM

November 23, 2023

Jamaica Will Open Six STEM Specialty Schools for the First Time in the Island’s History

Jamaica Will Open Six STEM Specialty Schools for the First Time in the Island’s History

November 20, 2023

Engineer Kara Branch Explains Her Motivation for Launching “Black Girls Do Engineer”

Engineer Kara Branch Explains Her Motivation for Launching “Black Girls Do Engineer”

November 22, 2023

Gender Diversity in the Transportation Industry Makes Everyone Safer

Gender Diversity in the Transportation Industry Makes Everyone Safer

November 21, 2023

Mary Hayden, Professor at the Lyda Hill Institute for Human Resilience, Was Recognized With Multiple Awards for Work on Climate Change

Mary Hayden, Professor at the Lyda Hill Institute for Human Resilience, Was Recognized With Multiple Awards for Work on Climate Change

November 20, 2023

Get an Inside Look at the Antarctic Voyage of Over 100 Female Scientists

Get an Inside Look at the Antarctic Voyage of Over 100 Female Scientists

November 25, 2023

Dilfuza Egamberdieva Won the UNESCO Carlos J. Finlay Prize in Microbiology for the Invention of Super Crops

Dilfuza Egamberdieva Won the UNESCO Carlos J. Finlay Prize in Microbiology for the Invention of Super Crops

November 14, 2023

How Dr. Michelle Wong Is Fighting Skincare Misinformation

How Dr. Michelle Wong Is Fighting Skincare Misinformation

November 15, 2023

Australia’s ARC Centre of Excellence Reached Gender Parity in Only Five Years

Australia’s ARC Centre of Excellence Reached Gender Parity in Only Five Years

November 16, 2023

One Third of Science Conferences in India Don’t Include Women – Read About the Effort To Change That

One Third of Science Conferences in India Don’t Include Women – Read About the Effort To Change That

November 15, 2023

Emory University’s School of Nursing Received 1.7 Million Dollars To Fund Research on Women’s Health and Medical Intersectionality

Emory University’s School of Nursing Received 1.7 Million Dollars To Fund Research on Women’s Health and Medical Intersectionality

November 17, 2023

Meet 2023’s Top C-Suite Women of Color

Meet 2023’s Top C-Suite Women of Color

November 13, 2023

The Lyda Hill Philanthropies Made a $5.25M Gift to the American Cancer Society

The Lyda Hill Philanthropies Made a $5.25M Gift to the American Cancer Society

November 6, 2023

Women in STEM Who Utilize Career Services Receive More Job Offers Than Men

Women in STEM Who Utilize Career Services Receive More Job Offers Than Men

November 8, 2023

High School Students Srinija Darapureddy and Jahnavi Avula Published a Book Chronicling Women in STEM

High School Students Srinija Darapureddy and Jahnavi Avula Published a Book Chronicling Women in STEM

November 5, 2023

Chandrayaan-3 Proves Cultural Dress Is Essential to Workplace Diversity in STEM Fields

Chandrayaan-3 Proves Cultural Dress Is Essential to Workplace Diversity in STEM Fields

November 8, 2023

Bridgestone Partners With “Play Like a Girl” To Introduce Girls to Sports and STEM

Bridgestone Partners With “Play Like a Girl” To Introduce Girls to Sports and STEM

November 8, 2023

Black Female Science Teachers Are Enriching STEM Education With Anti-Racism

Black Female Science Teachers Are Enriching STEM Education With Anti-Racism

November 12, 2023

New Research Suggests Rewarding Female Employees As Much as Male Counterparts Could Reduce the Gender Wage Gap

New Research Suggests Rewarding Female Employees As Much as Male Counterparts Could Reduce the Gender Wage Gap

November 2, 2023

Women Bear The Brunt Of Climate Change - Female Scientists Can Also Be The Climate Fight’s Biggest Asset

Women Bear The Brunt Of Climate Change - Female Scientists Can Also Be The Climate Fight’s Biggest Asset

November 2, 2023

A Guide to Navigating Imposter Syndrome as a Woman in STEM

A Guide to Navigating Imposter Syndrome as a Woman in STEM

November 1, 2023

Meet the University of Hawaii’s Pioneering Women in Climate Science

Meet the University of Hawaii’s Pioneering Women in Climate Science

November 2, 2023

Jessica Wan Is the Most Successful Contestant in the History of MIT’s “Math Prize for Girls” Competition

Jessica Wan Is the Most Successful Contestant in the History of MIT’s “Math Prize for Girls” Competition

October 30, 2023

These Are the Top 10 US Cities for STEM Grads

These Are the Top 10 US Cities for STEM Grads

October 30, 2023

Reshma Saujani, Founder of Girls Who Code, Talks About the Importance of Failure

Reshma Saujani, Founder of Girls Who Code, Talks About the Importance of Failure

October 26, 2023

Why Immigrant Scientists Are a Vital Resource for Their Home Countries

Why Immigrant Scientists Are a Vital Resource for Their Home Countries

October 24, 2023

TikTok’s STEM Feed Doesn’t Address the Issues It Thinks It Does

TikTok’s STEM Feed Doesn’t Address the Issues It Thinks It Does

October 26, 2023