Like A Girl

Pushing the conversation on gender equality.

Month: September 2015

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Are gender-specific groups really helping women?

Do we needgender-specific groups? It may be time we start rethinking the purpose of women-only groups in our communities. Is there a problem with equal opportunity for women? Yes. Do we need to address these problems, and empower girls and women…

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A Guide to Navigating Grace Hopper

Written from the perspective of a student This October, thousands of women from around the world will convene in Houston for the largest-ever Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing. I had the pleasure of attending last year. Here are a…

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Teaching STEM Through Board Games

Fun for Adults and Kids My daughter really enjoys playing boardgames. We often spend winter evenings as a family playing them. For us it is quality family time. They can also be a fantastic tool for teaching your children STEM concepts…

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2015 KW Summer Camps

A mom and daughter review I am always looking for great summer camps to send my daughter to in the Kitchener Waterloo Region. I never know if she is going to like the camp or if it will be worth the…