The Lost History of a Female Tech Genius: Evelyn Berezin Dies at 93

The Lost History of a Female Tech Genius: Evelyn Berezin Dies at 93

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After a lifetime of leadership and innovation, Evelyn Berezin passed away on December 8th, 2018 at ninety-three years old.   Image Via New York Times   In modern times, the participation gap between men and women in STEM fields is both troubling and distinct, with five times as many men as women employed in these fields. Though the rate of female participation in the sciences is steadily increasing, there remains—as there has always been—a substantial distinction between a situation improving and a situation improving quickly. Experts predict it may take as many as 280 years until men and women hold similar numbers of certain tech industry jobs. Outside of …