Exclusive: How to Land a Job in STEM, from Women Who Have Done It

Exclusive: How to Land a Job in STEM, from Women Who Have Done It

POSTED BY ABBY PERKINS ON AUGUST 6, 2015 AT 9:47 AM Back in June, we wrote about how STEM fields (science, technology, engineering and math) have more jobs and higher salaries than other industries – and how, despite this, there are still fewer female STEM majors than male. Schools, nonprofits and tech companies alike are doing their […]

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How Not to Attract Minorities to STEM

How Not to Attract Minorities to STEM

One spring day some decades ago, while I was serving as a very junior faculty member at what was then called a predominantly Negro college, a student asked me for advice. I mention him because of an eye-opening new book I’ve just read that throws light on an important issue in science education: why students […]

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