roominate girls

Letting Girls Play Architect, Designer, and Technologist

August 23, 2012

Year after year, three female students sat through college engineering and math classes asking themselves the same question—where are the girls? The students—Jennifer Kessler, Alice, Brooks, and Bettina Chen—realized they all shared childhood experiences that drew them to technology, business, and math, fields typically dominated by men despite women’s educational asecendance. So they invented a toy girls can build from the ground up to inspire them to take on male-dominated fields.