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Studies show that Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) are industries which are primarily dominated by men. Statistics from 2017 found that only 23 percent of the STEM workforce was female. In 2019, however, some of the biggest names and influential figures

Now that she has earned a master’s degree in systems engineering and management from The University of Texas at Dallas, Elizabeth Labra BS’19, MS’20 is ready to begin her next mission: as a project engineer for a company that supports

Let’s Explore the women, both household names and not, who you should know in the STEM fields. Science is often considered a male-dominated field. In fact, according to United Nations data, less than 30% of scientific researchers worldwide are women. Studies have

Originally written by Katherine DuBois, “The Power of STEM Women in Film” discusses how inspiring young women doesn’t start and end with the word ‘woman.’ When I set out to create Space to Explore, a short documentary profiling aerospace engineer Natalie

2020 marks the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, and to celebrate NASA is pulling out all the stops and tools. Ever wondered how space exploration and research impact your daily life? The NASA Home And City website features 130 spinoff

Rachel Ignotofsky is a New York Times Best Selling author and illustrator, but she has a deep-rooted secret from her childhood: she used to hate reading! On top of dealing with extropia, Ignotofsky ”just wasn’t connecting with the materials in

Jessica Watkins was selected by NASA to join the 2017 Astronaut Candidate Class. Having now completed the initial astronaut candidate training, she is eligible for a mission assignment. How did this Colorado native go from the state known for being

In the words of Helen Keller, “alone we can do so little; together, we can do so much.” There’s strength in numbers and in a male-dominated field, women can find support in each other when developing their careers. Whether it’s through

For the first time in the event’s history, the Broadcom MASTERS® National STEM Competition saw all top five prizes awarded to girls. 2,348 eligible participants in all saw the best of the best rise to the occasion, and the five

In October of 2019, the Advancing Women Engineers team attended Industrial Transformation Mexico, a Hannover Messe event. A major focus of the event was preparation for “Industry 4.0.” This global movement to prepare for the next advancements in the manufacturing