WAMC New York News
Tue February 10, 2004
Encouraging Female Minority Scientists
By Kelly Wilkinson
South Hadley, MA – With less than a quarter of scientists in this country being female, and an even smaller percentage being minorities, to be a minority woman in the sciences is rare. A program in Western Massachusetts at Mount Holyoke College has received national attention for its program that links aspiring students with role models they can identify with. More from WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief Kelly Wilkinson.