Tag Archives: girls and women

Intel She Will Connect: Connecting U.S. middle school girls to innovation experiences

  This blog was posted on behalf of Pia Wilson-Body. Pia is the Executive Director of the Intel Foundation and the Director of the Corporate Affairs Group at Intel- Greater Americas. The Intel Foundation award grants focused on increasing opportunities for … Read more >

Digital Literacy Brings a Fresh Take on Entrepreneurship

While participating in Intel® She Will Connect and building digital literacy skills, women are inspired in different directions: pursuing further education, gaining new employment, or becoming entrepreneurs. Amatullah Muhammad Ayama created and started selling air fresheners. Yes, you heard that … Read more >

Changing the Paradigm of Classrooms: New Study on Intel Teach and Impact on Girls

Classrooms have seriously changed since I was a kid. The other day I awkwardly sat on a miniature 5-year-old sized chair and watched my daughter do a presentation in her kindergarten class. She was pointing and moving things on an … Read more >

Helping Women “Level Up”: Gaming For Good Meets Global Education

This blog was posted on behalf of Kellie Kreiser, Executive Director of Thunderbird for Good and the Thunderbird School of Global Management in Arizona. In celebration of the Half the Sky game launch and Women’s History Month, we asked her … Read more >

Investing in Skills Development: Girls and Digital Literacy

This blog was posted on behalf of Renee Kuriyan, Intel’s Director of Social Impact. “We have access to thousands of bits of information, millions, but why memorize something that you can just look up in 3 seconds? No, you should … Read more >

She Will Innovate: New Changemakers and Ashoka Fellows

“Ashoka knows that when women and girls have a chance to succeed, everybody wins,” said Ashoka President, Diana Wells. “The three winners in the ‘She Will Innovate’ competition are unlocking access to literacy, education, health information, and economic opportunity for … Read more >