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On Thursday, May 3, 2018...

We are thrilled to launch our first event in São Paulo, Brazil with our global partner & leader in polymer solutions, Covestro, hosted at the Catavento museum!

Together with Covestro, we are working to help inspire young women in STEM subjects. Bringing together 80 girls aged 11-15 from various communities and backgrounds, our goal is to demonstrate the link between STEM and everything around us and to inspire the future generation of female STEM leaders. 

Hashtag: #g4gSaoPaulo #g4gCovestro #SaoPaulo #AnythingIsPossible #GirlsInSTEM


Where. When. What?!

Where? Catavento Museum
Av Mercúrio, s/n - Pq Dom Pedro II, Brás,
São Paulo - SP- CEP 03003-060

When? Thursday, May 3, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM

What? Welcoming 80 girls who are 11-15 years of age from local communities to come and join us for a morning of science & technology discovery.

How? We invite role model professionals to lead 45 minute workshops that show the link to STEM.  Each student will have the chance to experience 4 workshops during the morning; with approximately 20 girls in one workshop.

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Meet the Team!

 Having grown up wanting to be Indiana Jones, Alexaundra loves to find new ways to combine her passions for science, history, languages and world travel. She has a Master's degree in European Studies, co-taught an after school science program at ISB, and currently loves being a member of the g4g headquarter team! 

Having grown up wanting to be Indiana Jones, Alexaundra loves to find new ways to combine her passions for science, history, languages and world travel. She has a Master's degree in European Studies, co-taught an after school science program at ISB, and currently loves being a member of the g4g headquarter team! 

  Melissa Rancourt,   Chairman & Founder  . Melissa is an engineer herself and loves the Big Bang TV show. So much so that she does a workshop based on it which has proved to be one of the favourites of the girls. Melissa is a true science geek and doesn't mind who knows this!     Her story is our story so check it out here!

Melissa Rancourt, Chairman & Founder. Melissa is an engineer herself and loves the Big Bang TV show. So much so that she does a workshop based on it which has proved to be one of the favourites of the girls. Melissa is a true science geek and doesn't mind who knows this! 

Her story is our story so check it out here!

 

Project Manager,
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Founder and Chairman,
greenlight for girls


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Covestro is among the leading suppliers of premium polymers. Our materials and application solutions are found in nearly every area of modern life. Innovation and sustainability are the driving forces behind the continuous development of our products, processes and facilities.

Catavento is a cultural and educational space that presents the science and social issues to the mainly young public in an attractive and interactive way. The facilities are divided in four big sections in a chain: Universe – from outer space to the Earth, Life – from the first living being to the human being, Ingenuity – man’s creations, and Society – controversial issues of human society. The exhibitions have been performed by renowned specialists, scenographers and educational institutions. They present, in a simple and interesting way, a gamut of themes from these four knowledge areas.