Podcasts

Mansplaining

"Mansplaining" and "Manterruption" are just two issues Women in STEM face.
So what are they and what should you do when you face them?

Why YOU Can!

Young women interested in STEM lack role models and mentors. Check out these short video Podcasts from real Women in STEM explaining why YOU can be successful in STEM!
Sara Steele
Grace Manno
Chinmayi Balusu
Jasmine Gay
Miranda Phillips
Payton Barrington
Riley Remer
Madison McCraney
Sara Beck
Sarah Fuller
Kara Schmoyer
Anastasia Valimaki
Devyn Adler
Kylie Blakely

Black History Month 

February 2021

In honor of Black History Month Cassie is starting a STEM Black History Month series! In this series she will create a short video about one phenomenal women in STEM who leads the way in minorities in STEM.
Did you know that minorities make up only 16% of STEM and Black women make up less than 3%?
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Aisha Bowe
Shirley Ann Jackson
Susan McKinney-Steward
Annie Easley

Sexual Harassment

Sexual Harassment is a form of discrimination.
Florida Statues Section 110.1221


Chapter 60L-36.004 of the Florida Administrative Code prohibits sexual harassment in the workforce and defines it as:
“unwelcome sexual advances, requests for sexual favors, or other verbal or physical conduct of a sexual nature from any person directed towards or in the presence of an employee or applicant when…
  • Condition of employment
  • Used as basis for employment decisions
  • Interferes with an individuals work performance or creating an intimidating hostile, or offensive working environment”

There are 2 types of sexual harassment:
Quid Pro Quo
  • When the harasser is in a position of authority over their victim.
Hostile Environment
  • When the harasser exhibits hostile misconduct that unreasonably interferes with an individuals work performance or creates an intimidating or offensive work environment.

What to do:

 

Retaliation is prohibited by the state of Florida.​​​​