women in STEM

Students Use STEM to Advance Climate Action at MISSion Innovation

MISSion Innovation, a 24-hour innovation marathon, is the latest service learning program from Pretty Brainy. The program is designed to bring young women together to innovate new solutions for a real-world problem, greenhouse gas emissions, with a real client.

Guest Experts Announced for MISSion Innovation

Experts to deliver lightning lessons during our two-day innovation marathon for the climate, MISSion Innovation, are announced. Our guests will give innovators insight on engineering design thinking, behavior change, climate science, and stereotype threat.

STEM Branding & the Goal of Empowering Girls

Is using the word pretty inappropriate when issues confronting females in STEM are so serious? Identity can be a matter of survival, and the words that frame an identity should be selected with care. So our latest post is about language, gender and perception. Here we take apart the meaning of pretty in our brand ID.