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

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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


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)


Lesson plans, class activities, k-12 outreach programs

Encourage women and girls to pursue science careers

UC Davis Department of Chemistry Outreach

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