Recognizing the Achievements of Women in Science,Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, and Medicine
Disparity in STEM Workforce:
Since 1973, 42% of all STEM degrees were earned by females. Yet, women only make up 27% of the STEM workforce.
Women Are Underrepresented as Recipients of Many Prestigious Awards
In The News
Her Problem-Solving Theorems Helped Pave The Way For Women In MathematicsThe first female mathematician to receive the National Medal of Science has died. Cathleen S. Morawetz said she hoped the award would "draw attention to the idea that women can do math and will have some influence on women all the way from grade school to graduate school and beyond.”» Link to the original article