HerSTEM Training: October 8, 2021
FAME Foundation held her weekly HerSTEM training on October 8, 2021, at the Raw Materials Research and Development Council, Maitama, Abuja.
Total attendance was 20 participants, one sign language interpreter, one volunteer, two ad-hoc staff, two interns, one FAME Staff.
The class started at exactly 9:30 am. Participants had a recap on what they were taught in their graphics class and afterward started practicing their group presentations ahead of their graduation. The presentation rehearsal was coordinated by Miss Folake Oyebade, the Lead Volunteer at FAME Foundation Volunteers Assembly.
Halfway into the class, participants were served breakfast.
To mark the International Day of the Girl-Child 2021, which is themed, “Digital Generation. Our Generation, interested participants were involved in the short video production to highlight the impacts of the HerSTEM Initiative and advocate for more women and girls involvement in STEM Fields. Interested participants shared their experiences so far and how the HerSTEM training has impacted their lives.
Finally, lunch packs were shared, and information about the upcoming educational tour was shared with participants present.
The next class is scheduled for October 15, 2021