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University of Melbourne
Girl Power in STEMM is a University of Melbourne pilot programme run across four years for female 9-12 students. The programme begins with an on-campus camp and offers mentoring, hands-on activities, and work experience, contributing to gender parity in STEMM disciplines: Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, and Medicine. About the program: Stage 1: Year 9 students Commencing in Year 9, 30 students are selected to participate in the camp during the July term holidays, where they will have the opportunity to learn about careers in STEM, participate in hands-on interactive workshops, interact with University of Melbourne engineering and IT students, hear from industry and academic staff about engineering and IT issues, and form a network of like-minded individuals. Stage 2: Year 10 students In the second stage of the program, Year 10 students will have the opportunity to complete the Faculty of Science work experience program and can choose from a range of disciplines...