Christina Carrasquilla

2019 Reciprocal Exchange Awardee, Arizona

Redesigning the Mindset for Girls in STEM

“We see similar issues with women in technology [in the U.S.], but the stakes are a lot higher in Kenya where it’s not expected for girls to get an education,” Carrasquilla says. “It’s not championed, but it should be an option if they feel like it’s right for them.”

Learn more about how Christina Carrasquilla of Arizona State University and 2018 Fellow Janet Silantoi are partnering to help girls in Kenya excel in STEM in this article from Full Circle Engineering.

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