Links
Here are some links to articles related to women in science and engineering that we have collected over three years (2005-2008). Currently, we are using WISEblog.usask.ca to post new links. .

For Everyone

For Faculty

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For Faculty:

 In March 2006 the University of Cambridge achieved a Bronze Award in the inaugural round of the Athena SWAN Charter scheme

Athena Swan Charter for Women in Science

Researchers Study Software Gender Gap

Salary, Gender and the Social Cost of Haggling

First Computer Programmers Inspire Documentary

Girls Dominate the Siemens Competition

Falling off the academic bandwagon

The White Ribbon Campaign: Men working to end men's violence against women

Interesting article on bottom line diversity.

Interesting Forbes article.

UBC Faculty of Science Study of the Working Climate for Science Faculty posted on July 23, 2007

Lessons in Time Management for New Faculty posted on May 27, 2007

Women in the Engineering Industry" by Kaitlin Duck Sherwood. Written in 1994 this humorous, witty article can be a source of invaluable advice for women to succeed in male-dominated environment.

The National Academies of Science report on To Recruit and Advance: Women Students and Faculty in Science and Engineering

TheUniversity of Calgary report from Feb 2006: Next steps gender equity

He, Once a she Offers Own View on Science Spat (The Wall Street Journal online, July 13, 2006.

Women on the Rise: about women in academia

Want to Increase Retention of Your Female Students?

Are Student Evaluations of Teaching Fair?

Despite Gains, Women Still Face Bias in Science Careers

For Everyone:

 The still-gaping gender gap

 The Women of Google

 Women's wages fall further behind Men's: report(the StarPhoenix, March 8, 2008)

 Gender Bias may affect care, Canadian study finds (CTV.ca, March 11, 2008)

 Older women victims of bias in Canadian ICUs (CTV.ca, November 14, 2007)

He's Not as Smart as He Thinks

Math Book Helps Girls Emrace Their Inner Mathematician

Math Wonder: Danica McKellar Is Counting on Girls to Love Numbers

First Woman to Receive the Turing Award (ACM Press Room, 21 February 2007)

100 Years of Grace Hopper (CNET News, 8 December 2006)

Numbers Are Male, Said Pythagoras, and the Idea Persist (New York Times, 3 October 2006)

Results of a Study of Why Gilrs do not Choose Engineering as a Career"

In computer science, a growing gender gap, Boston Globe, Dec. 18. 2005

A 15-Year Portrait of the Class of 1988

A Culture Shift Will Lure Females to Sciences and Math (MacLean's, Oct 25, 2005)

"Women in Science", Statement by Senator Lillian Dyck (Oct 27, 2005)

A Techie, Absolutely, and More

Where Are the Girl Geeks?