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  • Article: A Woman Just Won the 'Nobel Prize of Math' for the First Time
    Girls & Women

    A Woman Just Won the 'Nobel Prize of Math' for the First Time

    By Daniele Selby|March 20, 2019

    Karen Uhlenbeck is a mathematician and professor at the University of Texas. Read more

  • Article: The First Person on Mars Will 'Likely' Be a Woman, NASA Head Says
    Girls & Women

    The First Person on Mars Will 'Likely' Be a Woman, NASA Head Says

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Jerica Deck|March 13, 2019

    A NASA administrator also said the next person on the moon will 'absolutely' be a woman. Read more

  • Article: African School of Physics Program Aims to Launch More Science Careers
    Education

    African School of Physics Program Aims to Launch More Science Careers

    March 5, 2019|Voice of America

    Each workshop brings together up to 80 students who are trained by top-flight physicists. Read more

  • Article: The Future of Gender Equality Lies in the Hands of Female Coders: UN Chief
    Education

    The Future of Gender Equality Lies in the Hands of Female Coders: UN Chief

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 11, 2019

    The UN met with the African Girls Can Code Initiative in Ethiopia. Read more

  • Video: Why the Woman Who Inspired Black Girls Code Is Optimistic About the Future of Technology
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    Why the Woman Who Inspired Black Girls Code Is Optimistic About the Future of Technology

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 22, 2019|HP Inc.

    As a child Kai Morton was the only black girl at her computer camp. Today, she’s a trailblazer. Read more

  • Article: This Kick-Ass South African CEO Is Empowering Girls and Women to Achieve Their Potential
    Education

    This Kick-Ass South African CEO Is Empowering Girls and Women to Achieve Their Potential

    By Thato Mahlangu|Nov. 19, 2018

    Lerato Motsamai, founder of Girlignite Africa, has supported 3,300 women in just four years. Read more

  • Article: How Teen Girls  Are Leading the Country of Kyrgyzstan to Space
    Education

    How Teen Girls Are Leading the Country of Kyrgyzstan to Space

    By Leah Rodriguez|Nov. 2, 2018

    Kyrgyz Space Program is crowdfunding the country’s first satellite. Read more

  • Article: This Trailblazing South African Pilot Is Now Working to Get Girls Into Science
    Girls & Women

    This Trailblazing South African Pilot Is Now Working to Get Girls Into Science

    By Mbali Kgame|Oct. 11, 2018

    Refilwe Ledwaba is first black woman to fly for the South African Police Services. Read more