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Girls Exploring Math and Science

These students are real GEMS: Girls Exploring Math and Science
December 20, 2014 · Be The First To Comment

On February 21, 2015, The Houston Museum of Natural Science will celebrate our tenth year hosting Girls Exploring Math and Science (GEMS)! GEMS highlights student projects covering science, technology, engineering and math. It aims to increase interest in STEM through student presented projects, and highlight possible STEM careers as represented by our Community Booths. We had quite a […]

STEM & GEMS: Stephanie Thompson Swims With Sharks
October 22, 2014 · 2 Comments

Editor’s Note: As part of our annual GEMS (Girls Exploring Math and Science) program, we conduct interviews with women who have pursued careers in science, technology, engineering, or math. This week, we’re featuring Stephanie Thompson, Animal Care Technician at HMNS.  Make sure you mark your calendars for this year’s GEMS event, February 21, 2015! HMNS: Tell us a […]

STEM & GEMS: CB&I’s Katie Balko engineers her future
July 24, 2014 · Be The First To Comment

Editor’s Note: As part of our annual GEMS (Girls Exploring Math and Science) program, we conduct interviews with women who have pursued careers in science, technology, engineering, or math. This week, we’re featuring Katie Balko, Process Engineer at CB&I.HMNS: How old were you when you first became interested in science, technology, engineering, or math?Balko: Growing up, I switched […]

STEM & GEMS: Insects and plants fascinate “bug nerd” Lauren Williamson
March 28, 2014 · Be The First To Comment

Editor’s Note: As part of our annual GEMS (Girls Exploring Math and Science) program we conduct interviews with women who have pursued careers in science, technology, engineering, or math. This week, we’re featuring Lauren Williamson, Entomologist in the Cockrell Butterfly Center.  HMNS: How old were you when you first became interested in science? Williamson: Ever […]


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