Recognizing the Achievements of Women in Science,Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, and Medicine
Less than a Quarter of Engineering Degrees go to Women:
Women receive 19.9 percent of engineering bachelor's degrees, 24.2 percent of master's degrees, and 22.2 percent of doctoral degrees, according to the American Society for Engineering Education.
Women Are Underrepresented as Recipients of Many Prestigious Awards
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A Global Look at Gender EqualityWomen have 91 percent of the education that men have, but their employment rate is only 70 percent of what it is for men, and only 25 percent when it comes to political representation, according to a study of data from more than 150 countries done by an economist at the University of Vermont.» Link to the original article