February 18, 2014
Engineering may traditionally be a male-dominated field, but Texas Tech University is breaking down gender barriers giving it a Female Focus.
In conjunction with National Engineers Week, Thursday is Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day.
At the Whitacre College of Engineering, female enrollment has risen from 12.9 percent in 2010 to 14.9 percent in 2013, in part through efforts of the following four women.
Michelle Pantoya, professor and J.W. Wright Regents Chair, Department of Mechanical Engineering, (806) 834-3733 or email@example.com.
Tanja Karp, associate professor, Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, (806) 834-8412 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Audra Morse, associate dean for undergraduate studies and professor, (806) 834-3474 or email@example.com.
Zaida Gracia, director of special projects, (806) 834-6184 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Get to know female alumnae, current students and student organizations here, at a site dedicated to the advancement of female engineering students at Texas Tech.