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

Disparity in STEM worforce:
Since 1973, 42% of all STEM degrees were earned by females. Yet, women only make up 27% of the STEM workforce.

Women Are Underrepresented as Recipients of Many Prestigious Awards

In The News

Academic Science Isn’t Sexist

In an op-ed for The New York Times, the authors of a new report, "Women in Academic Science: A Changing Landscape," say "with a few exceptions, the world of academic science in math-based fields today reflects gender fairness, rather than gender bias."»  Link to the original article