#SheCanSTEM and So Can You: Lucianne Walkowicz’s New Campaign Empowers Young Women to Reach for the Stars
“When I was your age, I was just like you—fascinated by stars,” says Lucianne Walkowicz to an audience of awed young girls. The astrophysicist and multimedia artist is one of the faces of #SheCanSTEM, a public service campaign that encourages girls to get involved in science, technology, engineering and math.
“When girls don’t feel encouraged and empowered in STEM, we see serious consequences, not only for girls and women, but for the future of innovation in our country,” says Ad Council President Lisa Sherman, who’s put Walkowicz is in the company of the head of Halo Game Studio at Microsoft and the CTO of GE Renewable Energy.
Watch Lucianne’s ad below: