Who are we? Well we are an initiative based within the RoboRoos with a goal to create connections between girls in STEM. We believe that EVERYBODY has a right to education and specifically STEM. We want to see more girls pursuing their goals within STEM.
Recent Studies have shown that in Australia 61% of girls are interested in STEM in high school. But when you ask about careers only 20% would like to pursue STEM. The amount of boys more than triples this.
Another scary fact is that only 20.8% of girls that enrol in STEM at tertiary level actually graduate. This could be due to lack of representation in Universities. Only 14.5% of professors in STEM fields are female.
So let’s solve this issue by empowering our future because every girl deserves to follow their dreams and be