Women in STEM

Editing Diversity In: Reading Diversity Discourses on Wikipedia

September 10, 2018
Wikipedia has a diversity problem. The encyclopedia that ‘anyone can edit’ can only identify 13% of its editors as women, despite it being the seventh most visited site on the web with over 18 billion page views. By: Maggie MacAulay and Rebecca Visser

How to Find the Right Advocate

September 04, 2018
Linda Katehi outlines 3 important qualities to keep in mind when searching for an advocate.

Five Truths and Lies about Mentors

August 27, 2018
Linda Katehi outlines the 5 truths and lies about a mentor-mentee relationship.

How Women Mentors Make a Difference in Engineering

August 27, 2018
Women mentors in engineering can help other women navigate an environment that often is biased against women by listening, sharing experiences, offering advice and making social connections. By: Ed Yong

Women Must Help Other Women Conquer STEM Fields

August 27, 2018
How and why women can and should be helping other women overcome barriers, obstacles, and challenges faced in STEM fields. By: Danielle Applestone

Academia Needs to Confront Sexism

August 13, 2018
An anonymous author shares personal experiences of sexism in academia.