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Cort Kreer, DOE

The Energy Department is committed to advancing women's participation and leadership in the energy workforce, and in furthering STEM education by working in partnership with stakeholders to inspire girls and women to go into science, technology, engineering, and math careers and seeking to remove barriers to participation in STEM.

Women @ Energy: STEM Rising
Meet talented, innovative, inspiring women who work in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics fields at the U.S. Department of Energy.
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National Laboratories: Women & Girls in STEM
Learn about the activities of the Department of Energy National Laboratories & sites.
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History of Women at the Energy Department
Highlighting the work of women trailblazers at the Energy Department.
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Women in the Manhattan Project
Women made essential contributions to the success of the top-secret Manhattan Project mission.
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From the Blog

California High School Girls Honored for Math, Science Achievements at Annual Event in June
Sandia recently honored 26 young women from California high schools in Tri-Valley, East Bay and San Joaquin County.
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Inspiring Women’s Leadership with C3E International’s New Ambassador Slate
Why is closing the gender gap in clean energy fields so critical? How can you be part of the action to bring more gender diverse talent to the sector?
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Your AI Story – Sakshi Mishra
Learn why Sakshi Mishra loves her job as an artificial intelligence researcher at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory finding climate solutions.
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Equal by 30 Celebrates Second Anniversary by Reaching 145 Signatories
Equal by 30 is an initiative with a set of principles that inspire concrete action to accelerate the participation of women in clean energy.
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Welcoming New U.S. C3E Ambassadors
The U.S. Department of Energy welcomes 12 new Ambassadors to the U.S. Clean Energy Education and Empowerment (C3E) Initiative.
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Verity Salmon: Investigating Carbon Cycles at the Top of the World
Learn about Verity's experience as an Oak Ridge National Laboratory environmental scientist working in the field in the Alaskan Tundra.
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The STEM Future is Female: Catch the Energy Department, NASA, and the U.S. Department of State for a Virtual SXSW EDU Session
Join our interagency SXSW EDU virtual session on engaging girls in STEM on May 19, 2pm EDT.
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Kat Royston: Finding Excitement in Nuclear Physics
Why did Kat choose physics at Oak Ridge National Laboratory? Read on to find out.
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Meet Dr. Susan Seestrom
Dr. Susan Seestrom was the first woman to head the Physics Division and the Weapons Physics Directorate at Los Alamos National Laboratory.
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Idaho National Laboratory Joins Equal by 30 to Pursue Equal Pay, Opportunities, Representation for Women
Public and private sector organizations work toward equal pay, equal leadership and equal opportunities for women in the clean energy sector.
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Women in STEM Coloring Book
Color your own version of illustrations of five historical women in STEM with this print-at-home coloring book we produced for Women's History Mont...
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