David Harwell

Attracting Women to STEM

Discussion created by David Harwell on Mar 26, 2010

Inside Higher Ed (March 22) -- Active recruiting and positive messaging can go a long way toward shrinking the gender gap in many science and engineering fields, an analysis released today by the American Association of University Women suggests.  In "Why So Few? Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics,” funded in part by the National Science Foundation, three AAUW researchers have collected the findings of dozens of other studies to produce a report on challenges that girls and women face.

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