We celebrated our 7th birthday on 17th February at Rise London. The team celebrated alongside some familiar faces and introduced some new girls to the Stemettes life. Leading into the evening, we hosted an evening celebration at Google Campus for parents and partners. Both involved lots of cake and STEM celebrations! Stemettes Turns 7! @ Rise London © Paparazzi VIP Photography During the day we heard from some Stemettes Alumnae, they shared their STEM journey with the audience and how their relationship with Stemettes has impacted their careers. Our Head Stemette Dr Anne-Marie Imafidon MBE gave a keynote speech on […]

Holly’s a Stemette who started her journey in 2016 as a Sherpee (Stemettes’ Mentee) on our more than just a mentoring programme Student to Stemette, sponsored by Deutsche Bank. Holly’s Sherpa (Stemettes’ Mentor), Anne, supported Holly’s STS journey in cohort 4 and afterwards Holly signed up to become a Sherpa herself. Inspired to become that supportive #womaninSTEM role model to empower another young Stemette. 2019 was an incredible year for Holly, she supported her Sherpee, Lydia, in cohort 14 and became one of our Stemette Ambassadors and joined us on our trip to the states to attend the worlds largest […]

Stemettes took over the Rise London offices on August 21st and 22nd 2019 for a hackathon. Rise, by Barclays, is the home of fintech (financial technology) and together we partnered for a hackathon theme titled ‘Using your money for good with the help of technology’. We hosted 58 girls (with some boys too) aged 5-22 to attend the hackathon, where they learnt how to build an app. Our young coders formed into three groups; Dough, Dollar and Dosh. Dough coded their app using AppShed; Dollar used AppInventor to create their app and Dosh leveraged Glitch code their app. Congratulations to […]