Stemettes teamed up with Standard Chartered to run a two-hour online event on the 26th of May. The event focused on cybersecurity, comprising of role model talks, working in groups to design an app, and presenting their designs.
Two schools joined the event: The Belvedere Academy, Liverpool, and Townley Grammar School, London. It was open to girls and non-binary people aged 14-15 and had 198 attendees.
What did attendees think?
- 88% felt their understanding of career options in STEM has improved
- 86% felt the way they see STEM has improved
- 84% reported an increase in knowledge about STEM
“I enjoyed this project and I hope to be a part of more in the Future!”
“Just want to say it was overall an amazing experience”
What attendees enjoyed the most was the app design and competition, and working in groups.
Thank you to everyone who volunteered and took part in the event.