Meet Julli

Hello, my name is Julli Karina, I am graduated in engineering. I live in the city of São Luís, state of Maranhão. I’m Brazilian. I am very happy to live here. You invited my testimony about prejudices experienced in my academic and professional experience. So come on … I always liked to be very presentable

Meet Pamela

I’m going to preface this by saying these 2 stories are not the worst cases of discrimination ever to have been reported. They are easily not even top 10. I’ve been lucky enough to have never experienced discrimination in the form of being told that the field of engineering wasn’t for girls. These 2 stories

Meet Karina

My Story of Gender Identity and Empowerment in Engineering I noticed the gap as early as middle school, when I took my first Robotics class. But I didn’t feel or realize it until high-school, when I was one of 6 girls in a class of 25 boys. It felt like gym class; where a girl

Meet Vanessa

When a girl enters the classroom wearing heels and a dress, she is initially questioned by the professor or other students whether she is in the correct classroom. Is this girly girl smart enough to be in this class? Should we take this girl seriously? She is probably going to drop out of this class