Tag Archives: Women in Engineering

The Geniuses We Don’t Know

By Celia Hameury How many men in engineering can you name? If you take a moment and think about it, you will probably come up with at least five or six. From Elon Musk to James Watt, famous male engineers are everywhere. Yet how many women in engineering can you name? Engineering has long been

Women in Engineering

By Julie Elson If you’re a young woman looking to work as an engineer upon graduation, the stats are staggering. According to Engineers Canada’s National Membership Report, less than 13 percent of licenced, practicing engineers are women. It’s a continuous cycle. Not enough representation deters women from entering the engineering field, which leads to underrepresentation.