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Shattering the Glass Flask: A Women's Battle Against Sexism in STEM


  • Ashley Hurjak Student



sexism, pay gap, STEM, Women in STEM


The growth of women in STEM fields has always been a force to be reckoned with. Men have tried to show through countless opportunities that they preside in all fields and have created barriers, such as the female pay gap, to display their dominance and preserve their confidence. Around 27% of women have the confidence to pursue a career in STEM and by breaking down the barriers of sexism, hopefully that number will increase exponentially.


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