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She Breaks Barriers: Shattering the Glass Ceiling in STEM

The world of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) holds the key to innovation, progress, and solving some of humanity's most pressing challenges. Yet, despite the crucial role STEM plays in shaping our future, women remain significantly underrepresented in these fields. This underrepresentation is not only a missed opportunity for talented individuals, but it also hinders the potential for breakthroughs and diverse perspectives that could drive even more impactful advancements. This blog post delves into the reasons behind the gender gap in STEM, explores initiatives working to bridge the divide, and celebrates the achievements of women who are breaking barriers and inspiring future generations. Why Fewer Women in STEM? The path towards a more inclusive STEM landscape is riddled with challenges. Here's a look at some key factors contributing to the gender gap: Unconscious Bias: Implicit biases, both within individuals and systemic structures, can discourage girls