Stemettes was started after our cofounder Anne-Marie Imafidon visited Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing (GHC) for the very first time in 2012. 3600 women, 3 days and 1 keynote later she felt inspired and began a movement. Such a formative experience is something she’s often spoken & written about – something she wishes more young women were able to experience. So with our partner Deutsche Bank we’ve worked on trying to establish regular trips to GHC as part of our more-than-mentoring Student to Stemette programme. Five young women went in 2014 as part of the pilot Student to Stemette […]

We’ve been running the Student to Stemette programme for girls aged 16 and over for a while now. So far, a cohort of girls have been matched with mentors from our programme partner Deutsche Bank, and listened in on two webinars. Last week, we ran a successful ‘Career management and roles‘ webinar featuring some fantastic women from STEM Industry, Academia and Recruitment – who all gave their perspective on navigating the opportunities available in STEM. Ask for job shadowing, look for that special project – challenge yourself! Great advice from Dee Clark for @StudentStemette #sts14 — bee (@beethakore) July 23, 2014 […]