Recognizing the Achievements of Scholars in Science,Technology, Engineering, the Arts, Mathematics, and Medicine

Only One Woman has Received Medal of Honor:
Dr. Mary Edwards Walker—the U.S. Army’s first female surgeon—also holds the distinction of being the only woman to receive the country’s highest military award, the Congressional Medal of Honor, for her service during the Civil War. Since then, more than 3,500 men have been awarded the honor.

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Women Are Underrepresented as Recipients of Many Prestigious Awards

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Gender Pay Gap Shrinking For Some Female University Presidents

Female presidents at the nation's prestigious universities are receiving similar levels of total compensation as male presidents – and some are even earning more than their male counterparts, according to a new study.»  Link to the original article