It’s a great program and it feels nice to be a part of something like this, especially before college. It broadens my view on what I want to do after college, let alone what to do at college.
January 4, 2016
The Perry Initiative is pleased to announce that Dr. Laurie Meszaros-Dearolf has been appointed as the Executive Director for the organization. Dr. Dearolf joined The Perry Initiative in 2013, most recently serving as the Associate Director, and has been responsible for the tremendous growth in our nationwide programming efforts at the high school and […]
December 1, 2015
Today, on #GivingTuesday , we have set a goal to receive one donation (of any dollar amount) for every Perry Initiative Program we’ve ever held. That means we are looking for 152 donations to match 152 Perry Initiative Programs! We are calling this special campaign #perry1for1 Through our 152 programs, we’ve reached almost 4,000 talented women as […]
November 30, 2015
We are excited to announce the results of our 5-year program evaluation, which was completed this fall and clearly demonstrates the effectiveness of our sustained programmatic efforts on building a pipeline of female talent in orthopaedics and engineering. 93% of our high school program alumnae are enrolled in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) majors in […]
July 22, 2015
The Perry Initiative is heading all over the country this fall! Check out our new schedule for Sept and Oct 2015, and join us at one of our programs in Texas, North Carolina, Kansas City, or Seattle, among others. Full schedule here .
July 7, 2015
We’re excited to announce three FREE professional development workshops this summer for middle and high school teachers on our exciting new curriculum, Orthopaedics In Action (OIA). Workshops will be held in July in Newark, DE, and Sacramento and San Francisco, CA. Check our events page for more details! OIA is is unique, hands-on curriculum for middle and […]