Ana Kay Yaghoubian

Ana Kay Yaghoubian

Ana Kay Yaghoubian was the STEM senior manager at AAUW.

Work by Ana Kay Yaghoubian

Celebrating 100 Women Leaders in STEM

One hundred powerful women in a room together — what a sight to behold! These women, all attendees of the inaugural U.S. News and World Report STEM Summit conference, were […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education & Training   |   1 Comments   |   July 13, 2012

Doing Well by Doing Good

Doing well by doing good — this was the theme of Tech Savvy 7, an all-day science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) conference for girls and their parents. The program, […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education & Training   |   April 03, 2012

Too Pretty to Do Homework?

Last week, almost 10 years after Barbie told girls that “math class is tough,” a J.C. Penney girls’ shirt proclaimed, “I’m too pretty to do homework, so my brother has […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   8 Comments   |   September 06, 2011

AAUW Hosts Re:Action Event on SlutWalks

Last night, close to 100 people crowded into AAUW’s headquarters for a panel discussion about Washington, D.C.’s, recent SlutWalk, a rally that aimed to bring attention to the dangers of […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   2 Comments   |   August 18, 2011

Seriously Funny Women

“I’d much rather be a woman than a man. Women can cry, they can wear cute clothes, and they are the first to be rescued off sinking ships.” So said […] Read more »

Blog   |   Leadership   |   1 Comments   |   May 27, 2011

STEM Grantees Front and Center in Kentucky

Learning about electricity while developing leadership skills, self-confidence, efficacy and content knowledge were goals of the Meadowthorpe is Serving Sisters (MISS ) mentoring program. MISS Electricity was one of the […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education & Training   |   1 Comments   |   May 20, 2011

Arlington Branch Introduces STEM Jobs to Kids

“They couldn’t predict the earthquake, but they could predict the tsunamis, which is why they could warn Hawaii and California about the tidal waves that might have hit them,” said […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education & Training   |   March 23, 2011

We Need You for the 10 for 10 Campaign!

Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day (Girl Day for short) in 2001 was the first national call to professionals to get more girls focused on engineering and technology. The founding […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education & Training   |   1 Comments   |   February 24, 2011

Forging a Pathway for Women in STEM and Leadership

Two weeks ago I found myself on Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington, D.C., for the USA Science & Engineering Festival, and on November 9 I found myself there once again for […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education & Training   |   1 Comments   |   November 17, 2010

Screaming, Eating, and Goo: An Awesome Science Fest!

AAUW’s hands-on booth was a huge success at the USA Science & Engineering Festival on the National Mall this past weekend. The festival featured more than 1,500 activities and 75 […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education & Training   |   October 27, 2010