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Creating a Scholarship for Women in STEM with Ally Orr | Episode 120

Ally is a senior marketing student at Boise State University and will graduate in the spring of 2022. Ally created a scholarship for women at Boise State studying STEM, Medicine, and Law after a Boise State professor said to recruit fewer women in those areas of study. Ally has raised over $140,000 on GoFundMe and she plans to continue fundraising for the newly created “Women in STEM, Medicine, and Law” scholarship and build its message into something even bigger.

Podcast notes:

      • 00:00 – 00:41 Ally’s Bio
      • 00:42 – 02:07
      • 02:08 – 07:08 Marketing Essentials Moment: Public Relations basics and tips.
      • 07:09 – 07:44 Welcome to Peppershock Media’s Marketing Expedition Podcast
      • 07:45 – 08:04 Welcome to the show Ally!
      • 08:05 – 10:15 Ally created a scholarship for women after a demoralizing comment by a professor
      • 10:16 – 13:36 Raising the funds
      • 13:37 – 14:50 Bronco Giving Day
      • 14:51 – 15:57 Local and National shows that Ally appeared on
      • 15:58 – 19:35 Creating a positive trend from something destructive
      • 19:36 – 23:05 “Do things to help women where they belong” -Ally Orr
      • 23:06 – 27:28 Launching the scholarship for women
      • 27:29 – 28:37 How to donate –
      • 28:38 – 30:05 Ally’s merchandise
      • 30:06 – 31:14 Amending the scholarship
      • 31:15 – 31:46 Thank you so much Ally for joining me today! Enjoy the journey!
      • 31:47 – 32:32 Join today!

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