2 Ocean themed STEM Experiments for Kids

2 Ocean themed STEM Experiments for Kids

Last week my son woke up from his afternoon nap and said, “I want to do a science experiment, Mama.” This request was completely out of the blue, and I was so proud. I’ve been trying to do anywhere from 1 to 4 science experiments per month with my...
Top 10 Reasons to Become an Engineer

Top 10 Reasons to Become an Engineer

When I was in college my Society of Women Engineers (SWE) section designed and sold T-shirts as a fundraiser. We used the money to pay for hosting activities such as Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day and help pay for trips to the SWE National Conference. I was the...
The engineer stereotype

The engineer stereotype

I don’t think I really fit the engineer stereotype, but does anyone really? I think many people’s perceptions of engineers are based on the comic strip Dilbert. He’s an engineer who wears glasses, doesn’t have great social skills, is very analytical… Ok, wait am I...