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Work in progress: Understanding the experiences of women of color in engineering

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1 Author(s)
Alonso, R.R. ; Univ. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL, USA

This qualitative study aims to understand the experiences of undergraduate women of color in engineering; specifically how their gender, race, and ethnicity shape their construct of an engineering identity. For many of the students, engineering identity was only understood along with gender and race/ethnic identities.

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Frontiers in Education Conference (FIE), 2012

Date of Conference:

3-6 Oct. 2012