STEM Jobs See Uneven Progress in Increasing Gender, Racial and Ethnic Diversity

Higher education pipeline suggests long path ahead for increasing diversity, especially in fields like computing and engineering

PEW RESEARCH CENTER APRIL 1, 2021

lack and Hispanic workers remain underrepresented in the science, …

By Rhea Gellineau-King
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Intent Matters. Increasing Representation of Latina Women in STEM

http://stemcareer.com/

March 22nd, 2018 by 

In contrast to her time as an undergraduate student, Dr. Violeta Garcia was faced with feelings of discomfort and isolation as the only Latina woman in her STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) graduate …

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How to Overcome ‘Impostor Syndrome’

Retrieved from How to Overcome Impostor Syndrome – Guides – The New York Times (nytimes.com)

By Jessica Bennett

“It’s that nagging feeling that you don’t belong, and it affects women and minority groups disproportionately.” Check out this article for advice …

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10 Lessons On Authenticity

Retrieved from 10 Lessons On Authenticity From Jopwell’s Black History Month Event | The Well – Jopwell
By Margot Elise

Eager professionals of color filled the seats of SeatGeek’s trendy events space. Upon arrival, we asked guests to take a post-it …

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Code-Switching: What It Is and What It Costs Us

Medically reviewed by Danielle Wade, LCSW — Written by Jasmine Seales, for Black Women’s Health Imperative on July 16, 2021

What is it?
Why we do it
Code switching and …

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Practical Advice for Transgender and Nonbinary Folks Navigating the Job Search

Written by S.E. Fleenor

Retrieved from The Muse, 5 Practical Advice for Transgender and Nonbinary Folks Navigating the Job Search 

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The job search can be stressful for anyone. You have to find a company you like offering a …

By Logan Caswell
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Job Searching with a Chosen/Preferred Name

Written by Kyle Inselman
Retrieved from University of Denver, Job Searching with a Chosen/Preferred Name

It’s the first thing you type in an application form, the biggest text on your resume, and the first thing a potential employer learns about …

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Coming Out at Work

Retrieved from Human Rights Campaign, Coming Out at Work 

Coming out at work can seem like a challenge, but it may also relieve the daily stress of hiding who you are. In 2020, the Supreme Court of the United States …

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5 Steps To Build Your Professional Network in 2021

Written by Vaishnavi Paudel

Retrieved from fyrst gen, 5 Steps To Build Your Professional Network in 2021

It’s no secret that building a network is one of the best tools that you can use to advance your career.

Since 70% …

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A Career Road Map for First-Generation Professionals

Written by Rebecca Koenig, careers reports at U. S. News & World Report 

Retrieved from U. S. News, A Career Road Map for First-Generation Professionals

Yamu Cham was a budding businesswoman. But after high school, the Gambian immigrant had to …

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