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For the ‘First Lady of Engineering,’ Freedom Meant Facing Down Racism and Sexism—And Breaking Her Own Rules

Yvonne Y. Clark, known as Y.Y. throughout her career, had a lifetime of groundbreaking achievements as a Black female mechanical engineer. In the second episode of the newest season of the  Lost Women of Science podcast, we see Y.Y.’s true grit as she fights for recognition and a place at the science table...

September 29, 2022 — Katie Hafner, Carol Sutton Lewis and The Lost Women of Science Initiative
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