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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10 Job Search Tips for International Students for 2017

10 Job Search Tips for International Students for 2017

As 2017 began and a new administration took over in Washington, D.C., many international students were understandably anxious about their job prospects. Then, this past Friday, President Trump’s executive order on immigration made an already tense situation for these students even more uncertain. And so, to shed some light on the steps international students can […]

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