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Scholarship Opportunities Available to Aspiring Trades Workers

May 26, 2017

Intern Solutions connects students and other young adults with job solutions every day, and lately, a fantastic trend has shown more and more people are opting for a trade rather than a white collar career. The team at Intern Solutions could not be more thrilled about that! Not only do those careers fulfill a passion for their employees, but they are and always will be in high demand. This is a campaign to share scholarship opportunities available to aspiring trade workers. The application [...]

STEM Awards for Local High School Girls

March 27, 2016

Pacific University’s Center for Gender Equity (CGE) and the Hillsboro/Forest Grove branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) honored eleven local high school girls for achievement in math and sciences in an annual award ceremony. The Center for Gender Equity promotes dialogue, programming, service, research, education and advocacy to support gender equity at Pacific University and in its neighboring communities. The American Association of University Women (AAUW) is the [...]

Girls Build PDX Summer Camp

March 24, 2016

This summer girls will build a playhouse during the Girls Build PDX Camp at the Portland of University Campus and is an excellent opportunity for girls to learn fun building basics and mechanical engineering in a safe environment from female role models. This is a hands on experience for girls to explore hammering, painting, soldering copper, concrete, roofing, electrical, wire circuits and much more. Girls will use the chopsaw, drill, hammer, speed square, tape measure and other hand tools. [...]

Oregon Tech Student to Attend State of the Union Address as First Lady’s Guest

January 12, 2016

Lydia Doza (pictured right) is currently a junior in Software Engineering at Oregon Institute of Technology and advocate for STEM- Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics. Miss Doza is an ambassador for young Native Americans who encourages youth to get involved in science. She is one of 23 guests invited to attend President Barack Obama’s final State of the Union address tonight at 9pm. Some of the other guests joining Miss Doza and the First Lady Michelle Obama in the First [...]

Lake Oswego Girls Engineer Event – September 19th

September 13, 2015

Announcing the first ever Lake Oswego Girls Engineer Event! This is an event for all high school and middle school girls who are interested in pursuing a career in technology. Come and share the day with fantastic mentors who are masters in their respective technology fields. Learn from the very best and find your path to success. [...]

Building Girls – 2015 Summer Construction Camps

July 15, 2015

Girls. Power. Tools. Oregon Tradeswomen Inc. presents the Building Girls Summer Construction Camps! High School Camp is August 3-7; Middle School Camp is August 10-14. Both camps are located at University of Portland, breakfast & lunch included. Girls can attend for $25! Sign up at website www.tradeswomen.net For more information, feel free to contact Katie Yablonsky at katie@tradeswomen.net, 503-318-9232.    <!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on [...]

Tech Camp for Middle School Girls – July 27th-31st

July 9, 2015

This summer tech camp for middle school girls (girls entering 6th – 9th grades) will give girls an opportunity to learn about tech through three fun and hands-on workshops. No experience necessary! They’ll get the opportunity to create a soft circuit project, an interactive greeting card, and a solar power device. http://universe.com/chicktech-middleschool  <!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter [...]