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Few women in engineering

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Current Event May 30, 2014

Few Women in Engineering Due to Confidence and Gender Gap


Olin College in Massachusetts has one of the largest student populations of female engineers, which is rare because so few women go into the sciences. There is a documented gender and confidence gap for female engineers, but students think it can be closed by reaching girls at an earlier age. Listen to this radio story to find out how schools are fixing this problem.

Engineering Education Gender

Story Length: 7:53

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WBUR

AIR DATE: 05/27/2014


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