Colleges, employers want female engineers: Where are they
August 27, 2017
Local universities are welcoming slightly more female engineering students this year, but some college administrators say high-profile displays of sexism at companies, like what recently happened at Google, are deterring women from choosing the major.
Meet Women Leading the Water Industry in America around #WomenImpactingWater
August 30, 2017
Are you a woman impacting the water industry? A female engineer, scientist, construction worker, technician? How did you choose your career? We’d love for you to share your story beginning today and through the month of September using #WomenImpactingWater on social media.
Engineering: How a dream career choice has fallen out of favour
September 01, 2017
Not long ago, engineering, along with medicine, was a student's ticket to success in life. The standard question to children used to be: Will you become a doctor or engineer? Not any more. There is a glut of engineers in the country and most of them are not employable. Old problems of low-quality education and outdated curricula have become more pronounced with automation and emerging technology reshaping businesses.