The rocketry team of Notre Dame Academy (in Los Angeles), whose members are all girls, earned a spot in the Team America Rocketry Challenge national competition.
Marvel Studios created the Girls Reforming the Future Challenge for high school girls to submit STEM projects with “the potential to benefit humankind.” The winner, Maia Dua, created a “seeing eye” robot for the visually imparied.
The Seattle Majestics are an all-women, full-tackle football team. Part of the Women’s Football Alliance, they face teams across the nation, as well as apathy from a public that ignores women’s sports.
The US Secretary of the Treasury announced plans to update the designs of several bills to honor women.
Meg Crane tells the story of how she invented the home pregnancy test.