Science Club for Girls welcomes Ms. Lonsdale Koester as new executive director

The SCFG board is confident that Ms. Koester’s unique blend of skills and expertise in fundraising, finance and management, and her networks across the greater Boston area, will contribute significantly to SCFG’s growth and development. Continue reading

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Luba Greenwood: Advocate for women in science, technology, entrepreneurship and more

Science Club for Girls is delighted to honor Ms. Luba Greenwood with the 2014 Catalyst Awards, for her role as an avid advocate for women in science , and mentoring of women and students in science, technology, entrepreneurship, law, and … Continue reading

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Why diversity & inclusion matter in STEM

Our work to create culturally-literate scientists and science-literate citizens is fraught with challenges beyond our organization’s control. Continue reading

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Conversations about Cultural Competency

…girls of color are constantly bombarded with subtle, and not-so-subtle, messaging that science is an exclusive club not meant for them. Scripts like these need to change. One way of doing this is through cultural competency trainings. Continue reading

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Virologist Greetchen Diaz-Muñoz’s Letter to her Young Self

since your childhood, you have looked to the sky with fascination and asked it a thousand questions. Is the sky infinite? What’s beyond what your eyes can see? What does it feel to touch a cloud? Continue reading

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