Women in STEM

Speak Up About Subtle Sexism in Science

July 15, 2018
Female scientists face everyday, often-unintentional microaggression in the workplace, and it won't stop unless we talk about it. By: Tricia Serio

In Nobel Scandal, a Man Is Accused of Sexual Misconduct. A Woman Takes the Fall.

June 25, 2018
The first woman to lead the body that awards the Nobel Prize in Literature was forced out on Thursday, a stunning casualty in a sexual abuse and harassment scandal that has threatened to sully one of the world’s most acclaimed cultural honors. By: Christina Anderson

Top CHOP Doc Forced to Resign Due to Pregnancy

June 25, 2018
Kaede Ota was the director of the Clinical Microbiology Lab at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and an assistant professor at the University of Pennsylvania’s Perelman School of Medicine until she had a baby. Her work environment became "vicious, discriminatory, retaliatory and hostile" as a result. By: Victor Fiorillo