Meet and Eat with Women in STEM

Come meet other women in STEM and allies and discuss topics relevant to female students pursuing STEM fields. And have lunch too! See the discussion topics below and RSVP to let us know if you're coming. Information on the materials that we'll be discussing will be emailed to those who rsvp at least one week before the discussion.

February 6: Self Discover as a Woman in STEM

This discussion will provide an opportunity for women in STEM and alies to discuss the barriers women and girls face to developing positive STEM identities and strategies for overcoming these challenges. Please find below, a list of articles, podcasts, and videos that relate to this topic. Please consider taking a look at some of these before the discsusion!  

Podcast: Mathematics and persistence with Caroline Series

Podcast: Women in Science: Climbing the Career Ladder

Article: Women in STEM: Success and Determinants of Health and Well-Being

Article: Adolescent Girls' STEM Identity Formation and Media Images of STEM Professionals 

Article: Developing a STEM Identity Among Young Women: A Social Identity Perspective

TED Talk Video: Say Yes: Taking Risks in Pursuit of Self-Discovery (by UA faculty member Jessica Kapp)

TED Talk Video: Inspiring the Next Generation of Female Engineers 


*Books are availalbe to check-out from WISE if needed!  Email Jill if you'd like one: