Recognizing the Achievements of Women in Science,Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, and Medicine
Disparity in Engineering:
Women account for only 10 percent of the nation’s civil and aerospace engineers, 8 percent of the electrical engineers, and 7 percent of the mechanical engineers.
Women Are Underrepresented as Recipients of Many Prestigious Awards
In The News
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