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Women in Technology Need More Role Models


NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Women are skipping careers in computer sciences and engineering because there aren't enough role models for them in corporate America, said Maria Klawe, president of Harvey Mudd College. Klawe has been recognized nationally for her efforts to increase participation of women in the so-called STEM fields -- science, technology, engineering and math.

"If you think about Google (GOOGL - Get Report) , whom do you think about," she said. "You think about Sergey (Brin) and Larry (Page). Sergey and Larry do not look all that attractive to young women. They work by themselves, they don't...