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How can a women thrive in a male dominated field?

I am going into engineering. I understand that my college classes and workplace will be dominated by men. I would like to know how I can assert myself and no be intimidated. #engineering...

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Adrian Cunningham’s Avatar Simon Robson’s Avatar Ken Simmons’s Avatar
Active Apr 01 at 15:37

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Posted by Molly A.’s Avatar Molly A.
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Adrian Cunningham | Senior Specialist - Technology Development Program at AT&T ... You really have to have confidence in yourself, know your stuff ...

Do women in the predominantly male Engineering field face challenges of being heard and/or taken seriously in the professional workplace?

I am a female engineering student and I often find myself being isolated in the classroom setting by the overwhelming majority of male students. I feel as if some of my ideas and contributions are not heard or simply looked over due to being female in a "male oriented" career. I am curious to...

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Active Mar 21 at 09:12

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Posted by Sydney R.’s Avatar Sydney R.
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Setia Budiman | Dell Business Operations (DBO) Talent Programs - Rotation ... Hi Sydney, thank you for your question. This is a real ...

Is it hard being a woman in the STEM field?

I’ve heard that men take up most of the STEM careers and women in the field are underpaid....

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Victoria German’s Avatar Carol Walker’s Avatar Fabiola Clayton’s Avatar
Active Mar 17 at 19:06

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Posted by Heidi K.’s Avatar Heidi K.
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Victoria German | Sr. Mgr. Ntwrk Security & HSO Member Hi Heidi, There are millions of jobs in the STEM field ...

Where can I find good scholarships for STEM based majors?

This year I am a senior and as time quickly passes more pressure is put on me to apply for scholarships. Finding good scholarships would allow me to become less nervous about college. Also, STEM majors can be very costly. I would appreciate the help a lot!! #biology...

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Active Sep 16 '17 at 16:07

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Posted by Jennifer R.’s Avatar Jennifer R.
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Roxanne Lenzo Douthit | Risk Consultant at PwC Check with the schools you want to go to and any ...

Women in stem, how do you know when your cheated?

Trying to become a woman in stem, what are some tips that will not get me cheated from the benefits of my work ethic compared to male counterparts. There's always been a difference in pag wages between men and women, but how I can I better prepare myself for this reality? I mean I could just be...

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Kristin Ward’s Avatar Kristin Ward’s Avatar Shelley Notarnicola’s Avatar
Active Jan 03 at 15:52

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Posted by Adilene Jezabel M.’s Avatar Adilene Jezabel M.
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Kristin Ward | Demo Architect at Adobe Hi Adilene, In my view, there are two good ways to ...

How lopsided is the men:women ratio in STEM fields?

As a female looking to go into a STEM field, I'd like to get a little insight into how much of a minority women will be. #women-in-stem...

#stem

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Active Mar 05 at 02:19

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Posted by Emelia C.’s Avatar Emelia C.
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May Kaewken | Solutions Engineer/Software Deployment Specialist Though the number of females in STEM fields is increasing, the ...

What is the hardest part about being an African-Ameican woman and becoming a mathematician?

I am asking this because I know it is very hard for an African-American woman to major in mathematics and work in this field. In addition, I am curious about how these mathematicians overcome the obstacles that they face....

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Shelley Notarnicola’s Avatar Jacob Cavazos’s Avatar
Active Mar 11 at 18:39

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Posted by Terri F.’s Avatar Terri F.
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Shelley Notarnicola | Inside Sales Engineer I can't really answer this personally. However, I offer the following ...

Do you feel any bias towards your work being a woman in STEM?

I want my work to be as credible as a male's. Is there any unfair actions or bias against being a woman in STEM? #women-in-stem...

#stemcareers

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Kristin Ward’s Avatar Monica Martinez’s Avatar
Active Jan 03 at 16:13

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Posted by Samantha M.’s Avatar Samantha M.
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Kristin Ward | Demo Architect at Adobe Hi Samantha, In my personal experience, I've dealt with some bias ...

Specifically for women in STEM, what made you want to pursue stem in college?

I want to pursue STEM in college and I’m curious on how other women got interested in it....

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Stefanie Wernisch’s Avatar Victoria German’s Avatar Rosey Gamarra’s Avatar Sharon Bader’s Avatar
Active Mar 01 at 18:18

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Posted by Alyssa B.’s Avatar Alyssa B.
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Stefanie Wernisch | Researcher In school, I was drawn to biology, physics and chemistry because ...

Is the gender imbalance in stem related majors a problem or is it decreasing now a days?

I plan on majoring in a stem field and want to be prepared for what my classes will look like. #stem...

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Lori Brown’s Avatar Sherry Junker’s Avatar
Active May 05 at 19:55

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Posted by Chloe R.’s Avatar Chloe R.
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Lori Brown | Facilities Integrity Engineer at ExxonMobil Hi Chloe! The split is definitely not to parity yet, but ...

What coding language was the most difficult to learn and why?

Currently, I am enrolled in AP Computer Science and we only learn about java. I am looking to major in the computer science field and am very curious about the hundreds of different coding languages that are out there. #technology #computer-science...

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Daniel Moy’s Avatar Benjamin Larson’s Avatar
Active Apr 19 at 08:55

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Posted by Sophia W.’s Avatar Sophia W.
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Daniel Moy | Google Software Engineer Sort of a hard question to answer. Some reasons why it ...

What can females do to more likely be accepted into STEM majors?

There is a large difference in the male to female ratio in STEM majors, and from a previous college visit a Dean of Admissions actually said that he thinks female applicants are more superficial than males. What tips do you have for females looking into going into STEM schools that can help us...

#computer-science #women-in-stem #engineering

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Joanne Mammarelli’s Avatar Christopher Rutledge’s Avatar Rachel Gonzalez’s Avatar
Active Mar 19 at 09:49

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Posted by Natalia S.’s Avatar Natalia S.
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Joanne Mammarelli | Systems Engineer First, I wouldn't go to the school where the Dean thinks ...

What's the best path to take while pursuing engineering at a liberal arts school?

With dual-degree programs and different partnerships at colleges, I'd like to know more experiences in getting an engineering degree at a liberal arts college. #engineering #liberal-arts...

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Active Mar 23 at 10:09

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Posted by Emelia C.’s Avatar Emelia C.
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Christopher Rutledge Emelia,Interesting question...well ultimately, you will get your engineering degree from the ...

What is it like being a woman in STEM?

I’m considering going into a STEM career & majoring in STEM in college but I’ve heard it’s hard being a woman and finding a career in it because of the male dominant community. #women-in-stem #stem-education...

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Victoria German’s Avatar
Active Jan 24 at 13:35

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Posted by Ashley B.’s Avatar Ashley B.
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Victoria German | Sr. Mgr. Ntwrk Security & HSO Member Hi Ashley, I love your question! Definitely choose a STEM (Science, ...

How do you balance humanities with a STEM major?

I love to write and draw -- they're two of my passions -- but I also love science and math, which is why I plan on going into a STEM field. How do you keep the two balanced when so many claim you can't reconcile them? #women-in-stem #arts...

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Melanie Pound’s Avatar Victoria German’s Avatar Shelley Notarnicola’s Avatar Fabiola Clayton’s Avatar
Active May 30 at 10:55

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Posted by Aishwarya J.’s Avatar Aishwarya J.
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Melanie Pound | Business Support Manager Hello, Aishwarya J., My daughter had this same question as she ...

As a woman in a STEM career, am I more likely to get hired by an employer?

I was wondering how it compares for different genders. #stem #women-in-stem...

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Lisa Mark, MA’s Avatar Deborah Sigel’s Avatar Tricia Smyth’s Avatar Nawal Ayoujil, PMP’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:23

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Posted by Kassidy T.’s Avatar Kassidy T.
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Lisa Mark, MA | Career Counselor & Employment Coach I think the above answer may be confusing. Yes, women are ...

What are big civil engineering companies? Where do they take interns?

I have been interested in becoming a civil engineer for 6 years now, i am dual enrolling my classes at a university, and i am going to apply to colleges in a year, but i want to know what businesses go to which colleges for interns and such. #internships #civil-engineering #women-in-stem...

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:46

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Posted by Faith T.’s Avatar Faith T.
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DAVID WEBER | ATKINS look up ENR top 500 engineering firms or top consulting firms, ...

Due to the under-representation of women in engineering fields (and STEM fields in general), are there any double standards or certain "standards" that are expected and directed towards women?

Despite many women being encouraged to go into STEM fields, it is still a heavily male-dominated field which is a little intimidating. Since there isn't complete equal pay between the genders as well as double standards for both, I'm a little worried that my work as an engineer will be judged...

#engineering #women-in-engineering #women-in-stem #women-in-tech

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Neha Ranaware’s Avatar Denise Malecki’s Avatar Peter Sturtevant’s Avatar
Active Mar 22 at 20:29

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Posted by Anna W.’s Avatar Anna W.
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Neha Ranaware | Software Development Senior Analyst at Dell Hi Anna, Ken is right! professionals are evaluated based on their ...

What is a day in the life of a chemist like?

All through high school I have been interested in the topic of chemistry. I was just wondering what a chemist does and how it helps the environment or community or what you do on a daily basis. #chemistry #science #day-in-the-life #stem...

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Active Oct 13 '17 at 14:58

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Posted by Krissy L.’s Avatar Krissy L.
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Nishant Bhasin | Management Consultant at The Boston Consulting Group, New ... Hello - This depends on what level you are in the ...

What can I do as a high school student to encourage more girls to pursue STEM fields in the future?

I am currently a senior in high school and I am interested in studying STEM in college. I realize that women in the STEM field are far and few between, so what can I do as an individual to help more girls explore STEM fields in school? #women-in-stem #math #science #engineering...

#technology

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Victoria German’s Avatar Kate Fay’s Avatar Christopher Rutledge’s Avatar
Active May 14 at 07:40

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Posted by Annette V.’s Avatar Annette V.
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Victoria German | Sr. Mgr. Ntwrk Security & HSO Member Hi Annette,I love your question!!!There are so many ways to encourage ...

How can I make a difference?

Going into any field, it is always helpful to know why you are doing something. However, some majors are more complicated to figure out their purpose when compared to others. As a future engineer, I would like insight on how engineers are making a difference, especially in its biomedical...

#biomedical-engineering #women-in-stem #be-the-good #stem

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Active Mar 08 at 22:11

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Posted by Mackenzie G.’s Avatar Mackenzie G.
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Shelley Notarnicola | Inside Sales Engineer Here are some articles about biomedical engineering advances. I hope they ...

I would like to know how many African American females hold degrees in Mathematics.

It is often said that minorities are not "good" at mathematics. I am just curious to know how many others have taken the journey I am embarking on successfully. #statistics #women-in-tech #women-in-stem #stem...

#mathematics

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Victoria German’s Avatar Keith W’s Avatar Shelley Notarnicola’s Avatar
Active Mar 05 at 01:56

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Posted by Brandy J.’s Avatar Brandy J.
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Victoria German | Sr. Mgr. Ntwrk Security & HSO Member Hi Brandy,I saw your question about a week ago and I ...

How would one combat the lack of diversity in the STEM field?

Hi, I'm very interested in the tech field namely computer science. But there's not many women or people of color in the industry. I find this a bit discouraging but I'm determined to make this my career. #computer-science #computer-software #women-in-stem...

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Joanne Mammarelli’s Avatar Alyssa Ross’s Avatar Eric Willisson’s Avatar
Active Mar 18 at 23:13

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Posted by Jiali C.’s Avatar Jiali C.
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Joanne Mammarelli | Systems Engineer Historically, there were stereotypes against going into STEM fields. (it was ...

Veterinarian, IT, or both?

I want to be a Veterinarian, but I'm also very interested in IT. Is there anyway I can combine the two? I've heard about Health Information Technology and Veterinary Technicians, but I don' t really know anything about them. Should I just focus on becoming a Vet and pursue IT later in life,...

#veterinary #veterinary-technician #stem #women-in-stem

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Rachel Peridot Katz’s Avatar Michael Marshall’s Avatar
Active Feb 09 at 15:06

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Posted by Rayonna S.’s Avatar Rayonna S.
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Rachel Peridot Katz | Social Impact at Airbnb I think there's definitely room to do both - there are ...

For all STEM majors, what courses that were NOT requirements for graduation ddi you most benefit from?

I am a prospective STEM student. I wanted to get insight on not only core classes, but other classes some of you may have taken that had an impact on your personal life (not necessarily your major). I know college is expensive and taking extra courses may seem trivial to a focused student, yet...

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Kirby Gehman’s Avatar Keith Martin’s Avatar
Active Oct 13 '17 at 11:37

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Posted by Madeline M.’s Avatar Madeline M.
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Kirby Gehman | Senior Technical Support Engineer at SAP In my first year of University I took a course on ...

how intense is the work load in a stem career and what are the hours worked per day?

I want to go into a stem field and just had some questions #computer-science #science #mathematics...

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Carol Walker’s Avatar Eric Willisson’s Avatar Joanne Mammarelli’s Avatar Leland DuNomes’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:45

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Posted by Ta'jah G.’s Avatar Ta'jah G.
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Carol Walker | System Admin | Tech Support | Keeping technology ... We'd definitely need more info on which aspect of STEM to ...

Do bio engineers have weekends off? Is it all work all the time or is there time for a family when the time comes?

I am currently a high school senior who is planning on majoring in bio engineering in the fall. I am asking this question because I like to think ahead and I was just curious. #engineer #women-in-stem...

#bioengineering

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Shelley Notarnicola’s Avatar Kevin Stultz’s Avatar
Active Aug 06 '17 at 14:43

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Posted by Gabriela W.’s Avatar Gabriela W.
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Shelley Notarnicola | Inside Sales Engineer Engineering tends to be more flexible. As long as you are ...

How do I achieve success in a career in science while being a woman of minority?

I am a high school senior and a Muslim, Indian woman. I want to pave a way for myself to achieve my goals and experience my dreams. How can I take advantage of who I am, a woman of a minority, and still earn a degree in STEM? #science #minority #women-in-stem #empowering-women...

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Greg Roelofs’s Avatar Dina Keilany’s Avatar Deborah Sigel’s Avatar
Active Apr 30 at 11:55

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Posted by Tareem M.’s Avatar Tareem M.
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Greg Roelofs | Software engineer, data infrastructure at LinkedIn Having a passion for science (or engineering or other STEM fields) ...

What holds women back the most in a workplace? Preferably women majoring in STEM.

Recently received my Bachelor of Science in Computer Science. I will be attending graduate school in the fall to receive my Master's of Science degree. In the near future I plan on teaching at a university level. #women-in-stem #women...

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:33

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Posted by Ameera V.’s Avatar Ameera V.
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JW Wang | Neuroscientist and healthcare Investor Be confident and fearless. I've worked in male-dominated fields all my ...

What should I expect when it comes to sexism and racism in the STEM field, because I know it's quite pervasive in the US?

I'm South Asian, muslim, and a woman, and so far I've not experienced a lot of sexist or racist treatment, but I expect I'll run into it eventually. Is there any ideology I should keep in mind, or any resources I should look into? #racism #sexism #biology #biotechnology...

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Active Feb 01 at 04:01

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Posted by Fathima M.’s Avatar Fathima M.
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Jacob Cavazos | Dynamic, Highly Motivated Research Scientist Expect to face it on a regular basis. Expect to overcome ...
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