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STEM Access for Girls in Haiti

Commitment By: Claudia Gourdet

Year: 2016

School: Miami Dade College

Focus Area: Education

Geographic Scope: Haiti

In 2016, Claudia Gourdet committed to provide science and technology based curriculum and job training to encourage STEM interest for female students in Haiti. The 2-year program will consist of 30 students and instructors from Miami Dade College, and will include software development, hands-on workshops, and an internship program. Claudia will partner with Casa Valentina, Essence of Haitian Woman Inc., and Year Up to increase the prospective audience of the STEM program. She will measure success by weekly student assessments and progress reports.

Claudia Gourdet