Impact Stories

Yasmina of Lebanon

August 19, 2019

Yasmina has big plans after her TechGirls experience. She wants to create workshops that will help her peers gain a better understanding of the capabilities of the mentally disabled. She will hold inclusive workshops developing leadership and technological skills. She is a transformative leader. Watch her remarks at the TechGirls…

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TechGirls 2019 Capstone – Central Asian girls share their memories

August 19, 2019

On July 30, 2019, over 85 people came to to AT&T forum to celebrate the accomplishments of the TechGirls 2019 cohorts from USA, Central Asia and MENA regions. Over the course of a month-long stay in Washington DC and Virginia, future female STEM leaders built lifelong skills and memories. Watch…

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Nada – The 2019 Experience

August 19, 2019

I am Nada A. from Morocco and I would like to thank all who made this program possible on behalf of the 2019 TechGirls family. During the last 3 week long program, we benefited from more than 45 hours of hands on instruction in coding and cybersecurity in Virginia Polytechnic…

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Asmaa – A Transformative Leader

April 30, 2019

TechGirls 2017: “My name is Asmaa Hadir and I am from Beni Mellal, Morocco where I graduated from Jill Al Mostakbl high school with excellent distinction in 2018. I am a computer science sophomore at the American University of Beirut (AUB) after being selected among four Moroccan students to receive the The U.S.-Middle…

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Kaoutar starts MoroCode

March 13, 2019

TechGirls 2018: Kaoutar is 16 years old and lives in Fes Morocco.  Kaoutar’s dream job is working on artificial intelligence technologies that have benefits to people with disabilities.  She does  a great deal of community service including leading computer science classes for children in hospitals and children’s’ homes.  During her…

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Rund – sharing her passion

February 12, 2019

TechGirls 2017: Rund from Jordan has been offering computer science courses to young people since she returned home in the Fall of 2017.   She gained partners through a local business park and in January gave a 16 hour- coding course (Play and Code) for kids ages 8-16. She collaborated with…

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Hela – making a difference

February 12, 2019

TechGirls 2017:  Hela of Sfax Tunisia is a co founder at Fablab Tunisia, an open laboratory that works as a platform for engineers, designers, developers , students and general public. In order to transform creative ideas into tangible prototypes, FabLab offers facilities so that users can utilize the practices and technologies…

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Safaa – helping others achieve their dreams

February 12, 2019

TechGirls 2013: Safaa is from  Tétouan Province, Morocco. She is 21 years old and working on her Masters Degree in Applied Analysis and Statistics Engineering. Safaa has been a key-founding member of Espace Citoyenneté pours le Développement Humain (ECDH).  ECDH was founded by a group of very passionate students and…

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Nouran loves improving systems

January 13, 2019

TechGirls 2018:  Nouran is 16 years old and attends a STEM school in Egypt.  She dedicates her time to service.  Nouran particularly enjoys AppInventor for addressing issues and created an app with a friend demonstrating water saving ideas.  She dreams of combining nanotechnology with medicine.  After returning to Egypt in…

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Christina – helping others build confidence

January 13, 2019

TechGirls 2018:  Christina is 16 years and from Lebanon.  Christina loves to expand her global perspective and has taken many opportunities to improve her leadership skills especially in public speaking.  While in the USA in the summer of 2018, she collaborated with two of her TechGirls friends from Jordan and…

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Yasmina of Lebanon

Yasmina has big plans after her TechGirls experience. She wants ...

TechGirls 2019 Capstone – Central Asian girls share their memories

On July 30, 2019, over 85 people came to to ...

Nada – The 2019 Experience

I am Nada A. from Morocco and I would like ...

Rund R

TechGirl: Rund R Country: Jordan Participation year: 2017 Rund, started ...