Tag: Women

The 13 Most Important STEM Colleges For Women.

Women are underrepresented in STEM fields. It’s a well-documented fact that fewer collegiate women seek and earn degrees in science, technology, engineering and mathematics-related programs than their male classmates. Why does this gap exist? Some reports suggest that women may feel intimidated by being the minority in science classrooms or face work-life balance hurdles getting an advanced degree while raising…

Aly Raisman Challenges Colleges To ‘Stand Up For What’s Right’ On Sexual Assault

“Putting reputations above safety needs to stop,” the Olympic gymnast wrote. Aly Raisman wants colleges to do better ― much better ― to address sexual assault on campuses. “Colleges, I beg you to have character, stand up for what’s right and set the standard for abusers and how campuses support survivors,” the Olympic gymnast wrote on her Instagram on Monday…

The Other Festival Celebrates Women

What is The Other Festival? We hope you’ll be able to make it to The Other Festival (Oct 14-15), which promotes, celebrates and supports female founders, creators, dreamers and disrupters. The festival features all shades of #femininepower throughmusic, talks, art, design, technology and a unique shopping experience led by female entrepreneurs. From pioneer women to grassrootbeginners, this festival is for…