Women in Energy

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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 and seeking to remove barriers to participation in STEM careers, especially for women and other underrepresented groups.

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

Juliette Ugirumurera: Solving Real-World Computational Problems Between Two Worlds
Her exceptional aptitude and a passion for problem-solving opened the door for Juliette Ugirumurera to work at the National Renewable Energy Lab.
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An International Approach to Advocating for More Women in Energy Careers
At the International Clean Energy Education Empowerment (C3E) Initiative’s Women in Energy event, Assistant Secretary Garrish spoke on US support.
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Department of Energy Announces 2019 U.S. Clean Energy Education & Empowerment Awardees
Tomorrow, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) will recognize nine accomplished women for their achievements and leadership in clean energy.
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Encouraging STEM … Advancing Leadership … Changing the World
Five U.S. Department of Energy National Laboratory scientists were chosen for a prestigious, high profile program to inspire girls to pursue STEM.
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It’s Advanced Manufacturing Day!
Did you know over 18.5 million U.S. jobs are powered by manufacturing? Learn about opportunities in manufacturing and career advice here.
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Encouraging Native Women in STEM at the DOE Tribal Summit
Hear from some of the speakers and attendees at the DOE Tribal Energy Summit about how we can encourage women to pursue STEM careers.
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Empowering Women in the Energy Sector
The Office of International Affairs supported a workshop funded by APEC in Taipei this August on enhancing women's empowerment in energy fields.
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Brookhaven Lab, Suffolk Girl Scouts Launch Patch Program
Girl Scouts of Suffolk County can now earn patches by exploring the world of STEM at Brookhaven Lab and beyond.
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Fermilab Scientist Jessica Esquivel Selected to be AAAS Ambassador for Girls in STEM
The American Association for the Advancement of Science has selected Fermilab scientist Jessica Esquivel to be a AAAS IF/THEN® ambassador.
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Harshini Mukundan selected as AAAS IF/THEN Ambassador
Los Alamos bioscientist notes deep commitment to STEM outreach goals.
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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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