‘Nerd women’ out over show that beauties can be brainy

‘Nerd women’ out over show that beauties can be brainy

They’re hot. They’re beautiful. They solve quadratic equations. They’re the Nerd ladies, and they’re out over burst the myth that a female can’t become both wise and drop-dead attractive.

“There’s a label available,” Danielle Vardaro, a professional for Boeing, told TODAY’s Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb tuesday.

Therefore’s perhaps not a pretty one. Women can be still rarely regarded as designers, stated Karen Panetta, a belly-dancing professor of manufacturing at Tufts University and creator of Nerd Girls.

Panetta, who’s in addition the worldwide director of Women in Engineering for IEEE, the worldwide technology society, possess traveled the united states talking-to younger schoolgirls about careers in engineering. Within her perform, she have youngsters suck pictures of whatever imagine an engineer appears to be. Leia mais