Educators want students to develop the critical thinking and knowledge base that comes from a liberal arts education. They also hope to encourage the kinds of “Steve Jobs moments” that can come from studying outside one’s major.
We all want to turn the “no-go zones” into “go zones” in preschools and develop a pipeline of female engineers. But we need foundational research to find the best ways to do this.
The theme of International Women in Engineering Day 2019 (INWED 2019) is “Transforming the Future.” Let’s help encourage participants everywhere to show the world how they are ‘transforming the future’ in pursuit of more diversity in engineering!
In this Diverse podcast episode, Dr. Kerri Phillips, who holds a PhD in aerospace engineering, speaks about the TEDxWomen talk she gave to high school students interested in pursuing STEM careers.