Women in Science and Engineering (WISE)     College of Science and Engineering

Image: Pictures representing the departments of the College of Science and Engineering

Education Advocacy

American Medical Women's Association
The Vision and Voice of Women in Medicine since 1915: organization of women physicians, medical students, and people dedicated to serve women's voice in medicine


National Center for Science in Early Childhood
Making science available to children in preschool


Equity

Breaking Through Barriers for Women and Girls


Women in Science and Mathematics


The Paradox of Critical Mass for Women in Science
Studied 30 science departments to see which had the most PhD female graduates


Mutual Support

Women in Medicine: A Historical Look into Women in Medicine (1880-1930)

Articles featuring women physicians


Women in Pediatrics

Information on women leaders in pediatrics, workplace issues, demographics

 

Library of Women in Science and Engineering

 

Women in Science

A Selection of 16 Significant Contributors-pdf

 

Respect for Similarities and Differences

A Study on the Status of Women Faculty in Science at MIT


Myths about girls in science are debunked by results


Understanding the required abilities to succeed in science can help to also understand gender differences


Empirical Evidence and Experience

CEOSE Mini-Symposium on Women of Color in STEM (pdf)


Generativity

Lesson plans, class activities, k-12 outreach programs


Encourage women and girls to pursue science careers


UC Davis Department of Chemistry Outreach


Find more information on women in science at:
http://www-bcf.usc.edu/~forsburg/bio.html#index

 

students at the beach A middle school girl looking at X. laevis embryos under a dissecting microscope.

 

 

 

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