Discouragement that Women in STEM Face

Probably one of the biggest reasons women leave STEM majors and careers is the amount of discouragement and sexism we face from our male (and sometimes, female) colleagues and superiors. Research has also shown that men in science are more likely to have higher starting salaries than women (what a shocker). In high school, thereContinue reading “Discouragement that Women in STEM Face”

What’s the point of this, dude?

A topic people like to discuss to sound they like care about equality is how we need more women and people of color, or people of color who are women, in STEM fields. Studies show that as of 2017, the US Department of Commerce estimates only about 24% of STEM positions in the United StatesContinue reading “What’s the point of this, dude?”