Ana Kay Yaghoubian

Ana Kay Yaghoubian is the STEM senior manager at AAUW. Ana Kay is expanding two STEM programs for girls to AAUW branches across the United States: Tech Trek and Tech Savvy. Her work with AAUW touches on many issues of gender and inequality, such as closing the pay gap through promoting high-paying STEM careers and ending the implicit bias girls and women can face in the classroom She also documents and promotes current branch and national efforts around STEM, and collaborates with STEM nonprofits and corporations.
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Resources for STEM Chairs

This guide will help you bring STEM opportunities to girls in your community. Read more »

Girls at Tech Trek building a bridge out of home materials

How to Host a STEM Program in Your Community

From determining your branch’s capacity to planning logistics and evaluating your work, a lot goes into a science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) program! Follow these steps to host a successful STEM program from start to finish. Read more »

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Tech Trek Brochure

Review this brochure to learn about the AAUW Tech Trek program and how this week-long camp inspires eighth grade girls to choose STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) careers. Learn […] Read more »

Tech Savvy Application

Apply by September 18, 2015, to bring the science and technology conference to girls near you. Read more »

Spotlight on STEM E-newsletter

Spotlight on STEM is a quarterly newsletter for AAUW members across the country working to encourage girls and women to study science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). It features updates from AAUW headquarters, upcoming STEM activities for girls, and resources for activists and other women in STEM fields.

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AAUW STEM chairs, Tech Trek and Tech Savvy chairs, and subscribers
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2015 Tech Trek Camp Application

Apply to host a Tech Trek camp in the summer of 2015! AAUW branches, states, and affiliated entities are welcome to apply.

DEADLINE: September 1, 2014 Read more »

Proof that the Tech Trek STEM Camps for Girls Get Results (And How You Can Use It)

AAUW’s Tech Trek camps have been proven to make a real difference in encouraging girls in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). We surveyed campers who attended Tech Trek in […] Read more »

Girl Scouts in a classroom holding up pieces of paper related to the lesson plan

Use This Lesson Plan to Introduce Girls to Engineering

Winning “Battle of the Plans” lesson, Fifth-Graders Can Be Industrial Engineers, Too! A Greeting Card Assembly Line, teaches girls what it’s like to be an industrial engineer through a creative activity that models assembly-line production. Read more »

STEM Video: What Happens at Tech Trek

AAUW’s Tech Trek camp for girls is taking the nation by storm. Want to show your community just how “hands on” our science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) programming is? Count on this action packed video to show that what happens at Tech Trek definitely does NOT stay at Tech Trek.

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Marie Wolbach stands next to California Tech Trek alumna Ellen Le.

Marie Wolbach, Tech Trek Founder, Honored with “Classic Woman” Award

This week, Traditional Home magazine honored five women for their exceptional volunteerism with the Classic Woman Award. Read more »

Article   |   Community   |   September 23, 2013