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High school and college-level oral examiners graded women higher than men in male-dominated fields.

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Gender Gap in Science Publishing

By | May 10, 2016

Study reveals trends in the frequency of female first authors on medical studies.

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Student Fights Harassment with Wikipedia

By | March 10, 2016

Every time Emily Temple-Wood receives an inappropriate email, she writes a Wikipedia entry about a woman scientist.

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NSF Calls for Harassment Prevention

By | January 27, 2016

The National Science Foundation reiterates its commitment “to eradicate gender-based discrimination in science” with a statement geared toward the institutions it funds.

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Speaking of Science 2015

By | December 31, 2015

A year’s worth of noteworthy quotes

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New Look at the Leaky Pipeline

By | February 20, 2015

Academic science no longer loses more women than men, a study shows; STEM fields are losing male and female PhDs equally.

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Speaking of Science

By | September 1, 2014

September 2014's selection of notable quotes

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Retaining Female Scientists

By | February 12, 2014

Efforts that encourage women to pursue STEM careers surpass those aimed at keeping them in those fields, according to the U.K. House of Commons Science and Technology Committee.

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What Women Need to Succeed in Science

By | February 1, 2014

Attracting females to research careers—and keeping them there

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Gender-based Citation Disparities

By | December 12, 2013

An analysis reveals that papers with women as key authors are cited less often than those with men as key authors.

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