Fridah Kamau is the founder and lead artist at Udaka Pottery, an organization that designs and makes handcrafted ceramic pottery. She is also a trained chemist. Our chat illuminates how she uses principles of chemistry to make exquisite art pieces. Read on. Continue reading “Science meets Art”
Problem solving is what I do: Betty Enyonam
Betty Enyonam Kumahor is the founder and managing partner of Cobalt Partners, which works with African businesses to enhance growth and productivity using technology and through enhancing best practices. She is also a renown speaker, on topics ranging from leadership, technology, innovation as well as personal development. You can connect with her on her Website, Twitter, or Facebook. Our chat was focused on problem solving and her take on technology in Africa. Continue reading “Problem solving is what I do: Betty Enyonam”
How I will become the next technology entrepreneur in Africa
Your career is a minefield of opportunities where you can invest your energies.
When Architecture meets Business
Entrepreneurship is different from employment in that it is freedom with responsibility. It begins with a dream, is driven by passion, and success of the venture only pushes you to do more.
What does it take to be a tech-preneur in Zimbabwe?
Are engineers meant to be entrepreneurs? There are still very few female entrepreneurs, with the numbers more dismal for STEM! Most studies blame this on women shying away from entrepreneurial opportunities. Our interview with two tech-preneurs, Eng. Mercy Manyuchi and Eng. Joy Makumbe take us through their work, their challenges and why you should be a tech-preneur.
My Passion – Geology
In the same way that people tell stories, nature also has its way of telling stories.
Call for Contributors
We are on a journey to share the experiences of the African Woman in STEM through features on this blog.
We look forward to having you as part of our team of female scientists and mentors!
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Are you interested in mentoring young people through your experiences?
We invite you to share your experience as a woman in STEM.
It is our hope that through this blog, more girls will be encouraged to join STEM fields and aspire to be leaders in their fields.
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