mentorSTEM? What’s The Difference? (Part 1)

mentorSTEM? What’s The Difference? (Part 1)

 “What it is about mentorSTEM that makes it different from all the other mentor programs?” People ask me this all the time.  Because before a potential mentor or a high school student or a corporate sponsor agrees to participate in our program, they want to know that their valuable time and resources are going to … Continue reading

Living a Fabulous Life!

Living a Fabulous Life!

What you decide to do today will create your future.  Each decision you make has a consequence.  Sometimes its a wee, little consequence.  Other times it may change your life. When the alarm rings tomorrow morning, deciding to get up out of bed or hit the snooze button…that’s one of those decisions.  Who knows…it just … Continue reading

LaHood’s video message to DOT Interns

Check out this video from US Department of Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood.  He answers some thought-provoking questions from our summer interns at the Department.  If we want to keep America’s transportation system moving forward, we will need young people to pursue jobs in transportation-related fields. So the summer internship program at DOT is an important … Continue reading

Originally posted on Women's Business Development Center:
Below is an article from Saundra Underwood, founder of Lady Alexandra Skincare Systems.  Ms. Underwood writes from a personal perspective of what Lisa Price, keynote speaker at the 26th Annual Entrepreneurial Woman’s Conference Hall of Fame Luncheon, has meant to her.  Not only has Ms. Price served…

Congratulations Graduates! Now Shoot for the Moon!

Congratulations Graduates! Now Shoot for the Moon!

Congratulations Seniors!  Last week we celebrated with the graduates from the mentorSTEM program.  There was food, ice cream, and of course, lots of speeches.  Now we all know that your high school graduation is a significant milestone.  A time for reflection and celebration and an inspiration for the next phase of life.  But I wonder… … Continue reading

TransTech Academy Industry Day

Guest Blogger Caronell Diew participated as a speaker at the 3rd Annual TransTech Academy Industry Day, held May 10, 2012.  I am happy to report that Industry Day was a complete success!!  It was my pleasure to participate as a speaker in several sessions.  I engaged with the TransTech students and shared information on my … Continue reading