Elms College and Girls Inc. Team Up for STEM Education Grant

Elms College Computer Science Professor Dr. Beryl Hoffman is co-leading a project to get more young girls interested in STEM—science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. The National Science Foundation recently awarded the Chicopee college a $188,000 grant to work with Holyoke middle school girls. The project is a joint effort between UMass, Holyoke Codes, the Boys and Girls Club, and Girls Inc. Of Holyoke. Dr Hoffman and Girls Inc’s Meghan Bone sat down with Carolee McGrath to discuss the project