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By the Numbers: Women in STEM: What do the statistics reveal about ongoing gender disparities?

By the Numbers: Women in STEM: What do the statistics reveal about ongoing gender disparities?

Art courtesy of Sophia Zhao. Education: “The Leaky Pipeline” By the time students reach middle school, more than twice as many boys as girls intend to work in science or engineering related jobs. (Charlesworth, 2019) 49.2% of women who originally

11/1 News Flash 1: Characteristics Associated With Racial/Ethnic Disparities in COVID-19 Outcomes in an Academic Health Care System

11/1 News Flash 1: Characteristics Associated With Racial/Ethnic Disparities in COVID-19 Outcomes in an Academic Health Care System

Graphic by Annie Lin. By now, COVID-19’s racial disparities have become clear, as Black and Latinx people are overrepresented in COVID-19 cases and deaths. However, the underlying causes of these disparities remain unknown. To better explain the racial differences of

10/25 News Flash 4: COVID-19 Halts Reproductive Care for Millions of Women

10/25 News Flash 4: COVID-19 Halts Reproductive Care for Millions of Women

Sexual and reproductive healthcare is often neglected during crises. COVID-19 is no exception. The biggest threat to women’s health during the pandemic is not the virus; it is the secondary effects of the pandemic on their access to sexual and