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Ileana Valdez

Women in Science (WiSci) STEAM Camper

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Watch 60 fast-paced seconds to learn more about Women in Science (WiSci) STEAM Camper, Ileana Valdez.   There were 120 girls selected to participate in the first-ever Women in Science (WiSci) STEAM Camp at the Gashora Girls Academy in Rwanda. The high school students arrived from across Africa and the United States to partake in a unique opportunity to learn valuable skills in Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Design and Math (STEAM) fields, while enjoying a rich cross-cultural experience. The first-of-its-kind program was organized by the U.S. Department of State, the AOL Charitable Foundation, the UN Foundation Girl Up, Intel, Microsoft, the Rwanda Girls Initiative, with support from the Meridian International Center. You can read more about the program here.