June 07, 2019
Biases that Are Pushing Women out of STEM
Women have played a significant role in our civilization intellectual, technological, and cultural development. Sadly, women still don’t receive the credit that they deserve for their role in modern development. Even though we live during a time where feminism is taking shape and promoting equal rights for women, we still have a major issue when it comes to women in STEM subjects (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics).
May 21, 2019
Stellar Kent Rail System
Are you an inventor or business owner who has won many patent awards for various products in your industry? If you're an innovator in your industry, it's important that you display your issued patents in a professional manner. You want your customers, clients, members the press, and business partners are aware of your value, contributions, and accomplishments. The question is: what is the best way to go about showcasing your patent awards?
April 26, 2019
Mary Kies - First Woman with Patent
As women have expanded their footprint in the business world and in the sciences, their patent application numbers have also increased. However, it's critically important to note that women have been applying for and receiving patents since the turn of the 19th century. The first woman to file an American patent was milliner Mary Kies. Her patent for improved hat construction that combined straw with silk was awarded on May 5, 1809.