STEM Obstacles and Opportunities: A Discussion Among TechGirl and TechWomen Alumni

On Thursday, August 27, a group of fifteen TechGirl and TechWomen alumni attended a roundtable discussion lead by Mariem Ayadi, Youth and Exchange alumna and a NeXXt Scholar aluma in Science and Technology. Ayadi shared with the group different opportunities to study science and technology in the U.S., and discussed the challenges facing women in the STEM fields. The event also served as an opportunity for TechGirl and TechWomen alumni to share project and program ideas with one another.