Recognizing the Achievements of Women in Science,Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, and Medicine

Etymology of the word "Girl":
The English word “girl” was initially used to describe a young person of either sex. It was not until the beginning of the sixteenth century that the term was used specifically to describe a female child.

Women Are Underrepresented as Recipients of Many Prestigious Awards

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#iLookLikeAnEngineer Wants to Challenge Your Ideas About Who Can Work in Tech

Find out what happened when a 22-year-old female engineer posted a photo of herself with the hashtag #iLookLikeAnEngineer, and encouraged others who do "not fit the 'cookie-cutter mold' of what people believe engineers should look like" to do the same.»  Link to the original article