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Semra Filikçi’s year of living resolutely people

Jul. 11, 2019 11:49 am

Semra Filikçi’s year of living resolutely

If you did not speak English, could not work in your profession, and knew nobody but your husband (who was busy getting his doctorate), what would you do to feel at home in Philadelphia?
Kensington Derby and Arts Festival celebrates on-the-fly inventiveness and spirit of community purpose

May 13, 2019 6:00 am

Kensington Derby and Arts Festival celebrates on-the-fly inventiveness and spirit of community

The final event of #PTW19 brought together local businesses, artists and STEM-informed "human-powered transit."
3 ways to support women in STEM, according to 5 amazing women at #PTW19 purpose

May 9, 2019 2:15 pm

3 ways to support women in STEM, according to 5 amazing women at #PTW19

This panel discussion featured women who want to foster a greater sisterhood in science and inspire young girls to take part.
Philly Tech Week and the Franklin Institute team up to award microgrants to Kinetic Derby competitors purpose

Apr. 16, 2019 3:00 pm

Philly Tech Week and the Franklin Institute team up to award microgrants to Kinetic Derby competitors

Although the microgrants are awarded to specific teams participating at the derby, the impact reaches much further. Innovation has the power to inspire communities.
ChickTech Philadelphia is bringing free tech education to local girls purpose

Jan. 18, 2018 10:25 am

ChickTech Philadelphia is bringing free tech education to local girls

The networking group for professional women in tech just launched its ChickTech: High School program and is looking for nonprofit partners.
It’s been a good week for STEM education and literacy in Philly funding

Sep. 29, 2017 1:55 pm

It’s been a good week for STEM education and literacy in Philly

Good news: Lots of money just got pushed into local schools, and more might be on its way. Plus, a look back at our education reporting from the month.
Science Center’s Innovators Walk of Fame just inducted 6 immigrant entrepreneurs people

Sep. 19, 2017 9:54 am

Science Center’s Innovators Walk of Fame just inducted 6 immigrant entrepreneurs

Members of the third cohort, which includes a theatre professional, a restauranteur and several scientists, each get their names etched onto a concrete block that will live on Innovation Plaza.
Why PCCY is hosting a first-of-its-kind Minecraft-themed fundraiser funding

Aug. 24, 2017 1:27 pm

Why PCCY is hosting a first-of-its-kind Minecraft-themed fundraiser

Public Citizens for Children + Youth is meeting parents and their kids where they are: playing video games. Here's what other nonprofits can learn from the event.
What does a ‘summer of STEM’ look like for Marion Leary? people

Aug. 2, 2017 8:35 am

What does a ‘summer of STEM’ look like for Marion Leary?

It’s your chance to get an inside look from Aug. 5 to 11 when she takes over @theSTEMsquad Twitter account.
Archna Sahay is leaving her job with the city to work with Jeremy Nowak people

Jun. 25, 2017 6:28 pm

Archna Sahay is leaving her job with the city to work with Jeremy Nowak

And a bunch of other Power Moves, including at Baker Industries, Chester County Fund for Women and Girls, Philadelphia Orchestra and Philadelphia Education Fund.

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