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female engineers
05
Oct

Women are leaving engineering because they are not taken seriously

Female engineers are leaving the field because they are not taken seriously, according to a new study. The study found that unchallenging projects, blatant sexual harassment and greater isolation from support networks contribute to women’s exit from engineering. The study followed 700 students from four schools – MIT, UMass, Olin College of Engineering, and the...
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23
Jun

Female engineers celebrated as list of top 50 Women in Engineering campaign is launched

The first Top 50 Women in Engineering list has been released, to coincide with National Women in Engineering Week. The list, compiled by the Telegraph in partnership with the Women’s Engineering Society, celebrates the top influential women in engineering in the UK. Narrowed down from almost 900 nominations, amongst those named were Professor Dame Wendy...
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