Recognizing the Achievements of Women in Science,Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, and Medicine
More Women than Men in Higher Education:
In 2015, there were more American women ages 18 to 24 enrolled in higher education than men: 43.2% vs. 37.8%.
Women Are Underrepresented as Recipients of Many Prestigious Awards
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Kids More Likely To Imagine Women As Scientists Than They Were 50 Years AgoWhen researchers took a look at more than 5,000 children's drawings from the 1960s and 1970s, they found only 28 drawings showed women as scientists. Find out what Northwestern University researchers recently learned when they examined drawings made between 1985 and 2016 about how children's images of scientists have evolved.» Link to the original article