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Ewits® is catching attention and making news. Read the latest announcements about the program, including new dates, and news articles about the program here. We’ll also post articles of interest to empowered women in tech startups here; everything from what holds women back in business, to breast-pump hackathons, to videos about swimming with dolphins.

Women in STEM leave because of culture issues at work

“If you think women in tech is just a pipeline problem, you haven’t been paying attention” Read the article here. https://medium.com/@racheltho/if-you-think-women-in-tech-is-just-a-pipeline-problem-you-haven-t-been-paying-attention-cb7a2073b996

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Spring 2015 Ewits Session Concludes, Winners Announced

Congratulations to the winners – and to all participants – of the fourth cohort of Empowering Women in Technology Startups (ewits). The 50 women who completed the program at the April 16 investor pitch brought the total number of women empowered since the program’s inception to 200. On Thursday, the winning team took home iPads. […]

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The 5 Biases Pushing Women Out of STEM

Article from the Harvard Business Review: The 5 Biases Pushing Women Out of STEM

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For Stanford Class of ’94, a Gender Gap More Powerful than the Internet

Read the article from The New York Times: For Stanford Class of ’94, a Gender Gap More Powerful Than the Internet

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MIT Hosting a Breast Pump Hackathon

Article from Boston Magazine.com: MIT is Hosting a Breast Pump Hackathon

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