…a molecular biologist said.

“The goal of scientists is you hope that the thing you’re working on is bigger than the thing you’re pipetting into that tube at the moment.” —Bonnie Bassler Molecular Biologist who is nicknamed “the Bacteria Whisperer” for her work discovering how bacteria communicate

…an engineer said.

“Today engineering really is a boys’ club, and I don’t fit in…but, I believe that our little girls will.”     – Debbie Sterling Engineer and founder of GoldieBlox, a toy company out to inspire the next generation of female engineers

…an actress said.

“Most of the time I liked school and got good grades. In junior high, though, I hit a stumbling block with math—I used to come home and cry because of how frustrated I was! But after a few good teachers and a lot of perseverance, I ended up loving math and even chose it as a major when I got to college.” —Danica McKellar Mathematician, writer and actress

…a Camp Mom said

“My first time camper talked non-stop, except to eat, about her camp experience. She had nothing but great things to say about […]

A “Thank You” for Troop 346

Earlier this month we received an email from a woman who encountered a nice surprise on her daily walk. She asked that we pass her gratitude along to the troop and leaders. Read her message below: I’m a resident of Ednor Gardens, and every day I walk across the field south of E 36th to the Y.  Starting this week, I noticed a box filled with bags (both grocery and specifically doggy-waste bags) at the top of the hill. Upon closer inspection, I […]

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