The World Needs More Geeky Girls

One of the most frustrating things I hear from people who claim to have all the answers about issues surrounding women in STEM is “If women really wanted the job, they’d just apply.” The people who say things like this (read: dudes) are speaking entirely from a position of ignorance. Power, but ignorance. At the…

It Starts at a Young Age

I started writing this blog for a lot of reasons. I wanted to chronicle the real life of a woman in a male-dominated industry. I wanted to vent when I needed to vent, without annoying my far-too-patient friends and family. Most of all, though, I wanted to inspire young women and girls to follow their…