Miss December

Our Miss December has been featured in a few video’s recently, but for good reason. She is a talented, knowledgeable and articulate college senior that I am glad is a part of my time at Linfield. Her name is Morgan Gerke and has had two wonderful internships, which have shaped her and developed her into a…

Miss November

Internships are opportunities. Preparing yourself for that first day is key! Internships are valuable learning opportunities. You learn about work culture and how to be a part of a team. Working side-by-side with people in their careers is valuable because you begin to understand expectations, deadlines and the company environment. But the first day can be…

9 Awkward Daily Office Occurances

It’s not you it’s me… I think it’s my awkwardness that pushes these awkward situation into the awkwarder realm, but then again maybe it’s just my work environment. Do these things happen to you or am I alone on these 9 awkward office occurrences? Here is a glimpse into my awkwardness and share your own…

Miss October

Parent’s are the best and encourage you when you are down. They pick you up and sometimes they even play momma bear when others try and get in the way of your dreams. Emma Kayes believes that anyone can do science. Science is cool and you are constantly learning she shares with us during an…

Miss September

Looking at the women of STEM, there are stories hidden telling of what brought them into the field. Sabrina has a unique story about how she found her unique way into a field insanely dominated by men. Often singled out and favored for her gender she felt like there was almost a responsibility on her shoulders. During…

Who are the Calendar Girls?

Every story is a little different and each more inspiring than the next. I am not the only woman out there struggling to fit in in tech. It’s a challenge to fit in and I am still working on it myself. But some of these smart chicks have figured out some tricks, have some stories…

Super STEM Role Models

There was never someone cheering me on as I coded for the first time. I get discouraged easily in STEM classes in school. They are challenging courses. I believe that if I was given the right motivation or had a mentor in STEM I would have been more actively engaged in my STEM classes and possibly even…