The Advocate

Traditional ways hinder women’s interest in STEM

By Roxana Amparo, Editor-In-Chief

March 1, 2017

Women make up less than a quarter of workers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields, in spite of being 48 percent of the U.S. workforce, according to the Census Bureau’s 2009 American Community Surve...

Institute serves underrepresented population

By Karla Juarez, Advocate Staff

October 6, 2016

The Hispanic Serving Institute STEM program provides support and opportunities for Hispanic and other underrepresented students who find education a difficult way to reach success. Through programs provided by HSI STEM, Hispa...

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