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Women, discrimination, science

July 21, 2014

Despite the fact that women now receive more bachelors degrees than men, they still are under-represented in the sciences. Astonishing to me, the proportion of women graduate students in computer science is lower today than when I was in graduate school. Tauriq Moosa points to the ways we still steer young women away from science. Andrew Thaler gathers related news stories, including one about sexual harassment of women graduate students at school and in the field.

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