Women in STEM News

4/24/18
A story on Great Lakes Today about gender bias in the STEM fields and what women are doing to change it interviews Liesl Folks, dean of the UB School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, about the NAVIGATE project aimed at giving students the tools to fight against gender bias.
4/20/18
A story on WBFO-FM about gender bias in the STEM fields and what women are doing to change it interviews Liesl Folks, dean of the UB School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, about the NAVIGATE project aimed at giving students the tools to fight against gender bias.
2/5/18

The UB-led NAVIGATE Project will use the case study method to help students prepare for inequality.

12/7/17

The goal of the event was to help high school students envision what their life could be like if they choose to pursue a STEM discipline at UB. 

9/29/17
In a forum organized by The Atlantic, educators, thought leaders, students and creators talked about what it means to raise and become a woman in STEM.
9/3/17
An NPR article profiles astronaut Peggy Whitson, a biochemist who broke the record for an American astronaut's time in space in April on her 534th day in orbit.