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Canadian STEM Femmes Blog

October 10, 2017

Canadian STEM Femmes Blog

Canadian STEM Femmes is a new blog by and about women working in science, technology, engineering and math. It is a place to read their stories, find out about their career paths, struggles and successes and check out their advice. Most importantly, share their stories! The women contributing to this blog hope that their stories will provide inspiration to young girls interested in science, give strength to women who feel like outsiders in their field, and help us all celebrate women in STEM.

If you are interested in contributing to this blog, please see the information below:

  • Writing Guidelines
    • Aim for 250 words.
    • Include as many pictures, videos, inspirational quotes, links as you want.
    • Write in whatever style you like. You can answer the prompts below or write more of a narrative piece.
  • Writing Prompts
    • What inspired you to pursue a career in STEM?
    • Walk us through your career pathway
    • What is the coolest project you have worked on and why?
    • Do you have any role models, heroes, or mentors?
    • Why do you love working in STEM?
    • What are some obstacles you’ve encountered? How did you surmount them?
    • What WAS your greatest challenge? What IS your greatest challenge?
    • Do you have any advice for future women in STEM?


Any posts can be emailed directly to Dariusz Burzynski in the preferred language of the contributor. 

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