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Important African-American Women In STEM

It’s no surprise that women have faced challenges in society. For centuries, women have been kept out of a variety of fields by men looking to increase their power. And while the plight of women has been stressful, it has been undoubtedly much more infuriating for...

Great Tools For Teaching STEM Subjects Pt. 1

Teaching any subject is an incredibly difficult skill; the teachers and professors of our education system are everyday, unsung heroes. One of the more difficult subjects to teach are those of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics). Seeing as how jobs...

Basics For Coders: Most Common Languages

As someone who has learned a great deal on STEM subjects, particularly computer programming, I am keen on passing on my knowledge. I want to assist the new generation of coders and computer programmers in any way that I can. With that being said, I figured I would...

The Discrimination Problem In STEM

As a member of the STEM community, I take great pride in my work and the work of my fellow colleagues. STEM is quickly growing and is becoming one of the most in-demand industries in the world. And yet, with all positives, there are bound to be some negatives....

HHH Celebrates Siemens Champions

This is an article written by Aditi Patil that was originally published in The Thunderbird. On December 5th, in Washington D.C., Arooba Ahmed, Jaichen Lee, and Jillian Parker were welcomed on the Siemens Foundation stage and awarded $100,000 in scholarships for...

How to Celebrate National STEM Day

As I’ve mentioned before in previous blogs, STEM is an incredibly important part of our world. More and more industries are relying on these four components (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) in order to achieve success and make legitimate breakthroughs....

Great Careers for Coders Pt.2

Last month I’d written a blog that dealt with coding and its importance in this day and age. Because of its importance, there is a high demand for coders throughout the world. This means that there is almost limitless potential in terms of career opportunities for...

My Experience: The XX Coders Summer Coding Camp

This article was originally published in The Thunderbird, the Half Hollow Hills High School East newspaper. For two weeks in July, the Half Hollow Hills High School East XX Coders Club held a coding summer camp in Wyandanch that introduced computer science to a group...