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Why do we need to learn about STEM? It’s because too many things in our lives today depend on them. Mathematics is behind our smartphones and weather forecasts, while most of us reap its benefits without having to know everything about it. It’s imperative that all of us become STEM-literate.

Source: To Raise Girls’ Interest in STEM, Overcome These Three Beliefs by Huffpost Tech

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A big THANK YOU to everyone who contributed to the STEM Gems IndieGogo campaign. We had over 300 backers! Your contributions helped us to reach our fundraising goal in order to print the first round of books. We appreciate your commitment to the STEM Gems mission to inspire girls and young women to become tomorrow’s STEM Gems.

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Nicole Adams
Whitney Adams
Andrew Allen
Craig Allen
Veronica Allen
April Atkins
Rodney Bailey
Ade Balogun
Georgia Barkers
Robert Barkers
Hope Barrett
Alvin Benton
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Amit Bhatnagar
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Paul Billingsly
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Shellon Blanchard-Clarke
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Charles Boatin
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Liz Burr
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Erin Campbell
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Kimberly Carter
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Matthew Cooper
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Matthew Espy
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Helene Gayle
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Ebony Glover
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Robyne Gordon
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Robert Hahn
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Greg Harris
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Saria Hassan
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Junius Ho
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Lindsay Hopkins
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Michelle Howard
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TaMara Howard
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Ellen Hunter
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Mozetta Jackson
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Edwin Jammer
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Evan Jefferson
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Necole John-Baptiste
Andrea Johnson
Chris and Nina Johnson
Nia Johnson
Andel Jones-Foster
Christopher Jones
Nicole Jones
Safiya  Jones
Olatunde Kamson
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Quranna Khan
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Kathleen Kuhnert
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Geraldine Lazarus

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Tracy Moore II
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Qihvah Morrison
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Anna Nagurney
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Ibrahim Nasmyth
Connie Nathan
Yusef Neal
Kedra Newsom
Angela Ni
Joshua Noblitt
Ngozika Nwaneri
Babatunde Odeyemi
April Ogboenyiya
Akerho Oghoghomeh
Donald Ojo
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Chad Ostrowski
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Natasha Edwards Pallan
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Yvonne Parker
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Pilar Lopez Rubio
Harriet Ruskin
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Taqiyyuddeen Saleem
Jolene Saul
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Julian Woodard
Kevin Woods
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74% of girls express interest in STEM in middle school, but when choosing a college major, just 0.3% of high school girls select computer science.

Source: Gild and Girls Who Code