The National Coalition for Women and Girls in Education presents a briefing on Women in STEM: Ways to Address Gender Inequity to Advance U.S. Global Competitiveness
Nora Boretti, U.S. Government Accountability Office
Pamela McCauley, Ph.D., Association for Women in Science
Stacie Gregory, Ph.D., American Association of University Women
Please join the National Coalition of Women and Girls in Education for a briefing on gender issues facing women in STEM, including a discussion on a recent GAO Report which identified 13 potential actions federal agencies could take to address the underrepresentation of women in STEM research, a review of current scientific studies on obstacles to women’s participation in STEM and an overview of pervasive sexual harassment in STEM fields.
Friday, May 13, 2016 11:00am to 12:00pm EST
Light refreshments will be served. Pre-registration is requested. Click here to RSVP. Please contact Dylan Kama at KamaD@aauw.org with any questions.
The National Coalition for Women and Girls in Education (NCWGE) is a nonprofit organization of more than 50 groups dedicated to improving educational opportunities for girls and women. Our mission is to provide leadership in and advocate for the development of national education policies that benefit all women and girls. This briefing is cosponsored by NCWGE member organizations American Association of University Women, Association for Women in Science and the Society of Women Engineers.