• Lean Ideation Workshop with Station Houston

    Hosted by Station Houston, a world-leading hub for tech innovation and entrepreneurship, the Lean Ideation Workshop helped students discover how to create their own Tech Startup. On February 10, Station Houston hosted a Lean Ideation Workshop for ChickTech High School students at Energized for STEM Academy. About the workshop: Uncover what people really need and

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  • Comp-U-Dopt hosts ChickTech High School Workshop

    On Saturday 20th January 2018, Comp-U-Dopt hosted ChickTech Houston’s 2nd High School Program workshop. 6 High School students attended; learning the basics of computer hardware engineering and coding with JAVA and HTML. At the end, the students went home with their very own refurbished laptop! ABOUT LEARN2EARN Learn2Earn offers students in grades 9-12 the opportunity

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  • Houston Business Journal: STEM program to launch in Houston this fall

    Another female-focused STEM program to launch in Houston this fall Houston’s growing tech scene has landed a national nonprofit aimed at encouraging high school girls to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Portland-based ChickTech plans on launching its first Houston program in November and running free monthly workshops through May, chapter leader Ilana

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  • Profile Story: Kim Hambuchen, PhD

    LEADING LADIES IN STEM: An interview with Kim Hambuchen, PhD By Ila Friedman-Schroit It was the fear of failing the same engineering class for a second time that paved the path for Kim Hambuchen’s successful career in robotics. Kim planned to major in bio-medical engineering, a degree that would set her on the path to

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