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    Women and this year’s Nobel Prizes

    Monday’s announcement of the Nobel prize in economics brought the number of women honored in this year’s Nobel Prizes to five (out of 13 total): “The largest number ever to join the ranks in a single year,” noted the Nobelprize.org Web site. It’s tough to know whether this is something to celebrate. Let’s set asi… Read More
  • Your Personal Board of Directors

    In last month’s special feature on mentoring, Science Careers contributing editor Elisabeth Pain talked to Jan West, the manager of the Women’s Engineering Society in the U.K., who advises readers to get career advice from multiple sources instead of relying on just one mentor. Recently on Yahoo Finance, author Jim Citrin advises workin… Read More