What's Your Story?

Our goal is to give young girls role models in STEM by telling the colorful and inspiring stories of STEM women world-wide.

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Siobahn Day – Computer Science

What do you enjoy the most about your STEM career? I enjoy learning and helping others. Technology spans across every ...
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Annabella Busawule Johnson – Humanitarian Technologist

Notable is her 7 years as a Software Configuration Manager for The Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty Organization where she ...
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Dr. Semarhy Quinones-Soto – Microbiologist

What do you enjoy the most about your STEM career/field? I love my job! Currently, I am a Lecturer in ...
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Mariana Rocha de Souza – Marine Biology

3.) What obstacles have you overcome in your career/college journey? I am the first one in my family to decide ...
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Armisha Roberts – Human-Centered Computing

3. What obstacles have you overcome in your career/college journey? This may sound cliché but it’s true, the biggest obstacle ...
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Nancy McGee – Chief Operating Officer

I always had an interest in the world around me, whether it was people, the land, water, air or space ...
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Rosie Alegado – Assistant Professor, Oceanography

What obstacles have you overcome in your career journey? I was born and raised in Hawaiʻi and there is only ...
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Simone Smarr – Human-Centered Computing (HCC)

3.) What obstacles have you had to overcome in your career/college journey? A main obstacle for me was overcoming my ...
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Jasmine Bowers – Computer Science

Why STEM? 3.) What obstacles have you overcome in your career/college journey? As a woman of color in a male-dominated ...
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Dr. Christine S. Grant – Chemical Engineering Professor

STEM Resilience as a Lifestyle My own STEM Journey has been a series of ups and downs, highs and lows...a ...
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Edaena Salinas – Software Engineer

3.) What obstacles have you had to overcome in your career? I am very grateful for all the opportunities that ...
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Tokiwa Smith – Chemical Engineer & STEM Educator

A STEM Professional Turned STEM Educator 3.) What obstacles have you had to overcome in your career journey? One of ...
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Aiesha Dotson – Information Systems & Computer Science

3.) What obstacles have you overcome in your career/college journey? My first year in college I took my first programming ...
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Dr. Michelle Tong – Systems Neuroscientist

The professor who got bad grades Finally, as I think specifically about being a woman of colour in STEM, I ...
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Dr. Kimberly Holloway – Translational Breast Cancer Research

Frontier Breast Cancer Research from a Unique Perspective What obstacles have you had to overcome in your career/college journey? I ...
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Alex Siega – Data Scientist

From Russian Language Analyst to Data Scientist 3.) What obstacles have you had to overcome in your career/college journey? When ...
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Shanta Whitaker – Microbiology

Career Changer with a STEM Foundation One thing I have learned is that there are no straight paths. Life has ...
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Kellie M. Jaremko – Neuroscientist

I study brains and treat patients I didn't come from a wealthy family so getting to college wasn't easy and ...
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Dr. Erika Marín-Spiotta – Associate Professor of Geography

She has been successful in combining her passions for scientific research and scholarly activism, by contributing to ways to promote ...
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Molly Proffitt, Game Developer

This year the team at Ker-Chunk Games released the Facebook version of our first game "PrinceNapped," a puzzle game to ...
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