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Point for discussion

sunny N stewart sunnyesq at ix.netcom.com
Sun Jun 7 11:42:45 EST 1998

In article <3571B001.6851753D at nospamsalk.edu>,
	S L Forsburg <forsburg at nospamsalk.edu> wrote:

>In my continuing efforts to get this group up and running 
>again (and if you are having trouble posting, please contact
>the Biosci folks for help!), I put forth the following discussion
>question.  I hope will be sufficiently provokative and maybe
>even contentious so we get some traffic flowing:
>Do you think women have to be better than men to gain the
>same level of success in science?  Why or why not?
 in reply to Susan's thought provoking question.  It seems that in most
any environment except maybe birthing, women have to strive twice as much
to achieve a modicum of recognition.  I wouldn't limit it to just the

I left the sciences because I found the road to success for me was patent
law.  I had to work very hard, twice as hard as many of my male
collegues, but I have achieved far more success in this than I would have
had I remained in the sciences.

Sunny Stewart
sunnyesq at ix.netcom.com


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