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Giving Early Career Women in Engineering the Tools to Succeed in Academia

Last month, some of the brightest minds in mechanical engineering convened on MIT’s campus for a workshop to help prepare women for careers in academia. Joining them was Berkeley Lab postdoc Akanksha Menon (ETA). She found it useful to hear personal stories from young faculty. “Just to know that they were in our same shoes and felt the same insecurities or faced the same challenges – that’s been really great,” said Menon. More>