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BASF Hosted Summer Internship Program for Engineering Students at its Largest Manufacturing Facility in North America
The interns participated in engineering projects that allowed them to apply technical and professional skills and knowledge to real-world situations.
Despite growth in the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) field, gender and racial gaps remain.
Heidi Alderman says she seen a significant change in the number of women entering STEM fields, which she says makes the pool of candidates deeper and stronger.
A survey finds that traditional instructional methods—plus a lack of educational preparation and few role models—discourage women, Blacks, Latinos and American Indians from graduating with degrees in science, technology, engineering and math.