she++: Inspiring women to empower computer science

A Stanford-based community for innovative women in technology     Between 2000 and 2009, there was a 79 percent drop in the number of first-year undergraduate women considering computer science, even as products such as Facebook, Twitter, Angry Birds, etc. began making technology ‘cool’ again. And so, we have been told, time and time again, … More she++: Inspiring women to empower computer science

Women Pioneers in Engineering, Science,and Mathematics

Is there any better way to start the New Year than to feel a little inspired? We thinks not! If you enjoy the following article you can find more like it at: WOMEN IN SCIENCE A Selection of 16 Significant Contributors Ada Lovelace: Founder of Scientific Computing Born: London, England, December 10, 1815 Died: London, … More Women Pioneers in Engineering, Science,and Mathematics

Analysis: Women to head 3 top defense firms, but barriers remain

President and CEO of BAE Systems, Inc. Linda Hudson speaks during 2011 Reuters Aerospace and Defense Summit in Washington, September 7, 2011. Credit: Reuters/Hyungwon Kang By Andrea Shalal-Esa WASHINGTON | Wed Nov 21, 2012 1:07am EST (Reuters) – Come January, women will head three of the six largest U.S. weapons makers, a sign that their clout in … More Analysis: Women to head 3 top defense firms, but barriers remain