Nuns, Teachers AND... Scientists!

Science for girls?
Yes!!!

Nuns, Teachers AND... Scientists!
Historic Site Marguerite-Bourgeoys


Science for girls? Yes, starting in the 19th century…
The Ursulines and the Congrégation de Notre-Dame develop innovative science teaching programs for their students. Quite an audacity at a time when this field was reserved for men and when studies were less valued among girls!

Nuns, Teachers AND... Scientists!
Historic Site Marguerite-Bourgeoys

Project
Travelling exhibition
Exhibit design

Area
2 floors of 500 ft2 each

Team
Exhibit design : LM Tremblay
Project manager: Roosa Ronka
Research, script and writing: Nathalie Lampron & Isabelle Cadieux
Graphic Design : Marlène Laberge
Manufacturing and installation: Expozone
Photography: Mathieu Rivard