Articles for April 2016


Being in Tune With Yourself Is the Secret to Work-Life Balance

5 April 2016
Human resources exec provides tips to achieve fulfillment in the office and at home

Events Designed to Empower Female Engineers

19 April 2016
Conferences focus on leadership skills, entrepreneurship, and innovation

IEEE Women in Engineering Affinity Groups Are on the Rise

22 April 2016
Leadership training, technical workshops, and STEM activities fuel the growth

What Would Make Girls Interested in Engineering? Just Ask Them

18 April 2016
Interviews with preuniversity students get their take on the field

Resources to Help Women Boost Their Careers in Engineering

6 April 2016
Webinars, travel grants, and e-books among the tools available

Meet Three Women Who are Helping Lead IEEE

19 April 2016
They are organizing community outreach projects and increasing IEEE membership

Can Virtual Reality Help Eliminate Gender Bias?

4 April 2016
Interviewing candidates through avatars could help more women land tech jobs

How One Engineer Became a 'Mompreneur'

11 April 2016
She launched a business that gave her more time to spend with her family

Two IEEE Award Recipients Contributed to Life-Saving Biomedical Devices

15 April 2016
Mark Allen and Charles Mistretta to be honored for advances in cardiovascular technology

IEEE Women in Engineering's Strategic Plan Increases Membership and Raises Visibility

21 April 2016
Partnerships with industry and leadership conferences are some of its keys to success

What High-Tech Companies Are Doing to Increase Diversity

12 April 2016
Ericsson, Verizon, and VMware have developed programs centered on women

Did Claude Shannon Invent a Groundbreaking Personal Computer?

26 April 2016
The IEEE History Center investigates the origin of the MINIVAC 601

This IEEE Fellow Blazed a Trail for Female Scientists in Antarctica

14 April 2016
Irene Peden was the first woman to set foot in the continent's interior

IEEE to Showcase Its Activities at Augmented World Expo

28 April 2016
Standards Association to lead tech talks and sponsor prestigious award

Making History: The First Solar-Powered Flight Around the Globe

20 April 2016
This IEEE member is a part of the Solar Impulse 2 team

In Memoriam: April 2016

26 April 2016
IEEE mourns the loss of the following members

A Father’s Perspective About Daughters and Engineering

7 April 2016
Why this parent thinks the field is a great place to work

Ask The Experts: Green Information and Communication Technology

18 April 2016
What you want to know about making devices more eco-friendly

Health Insurance Benefit Launched for Members in India

25 April 2016
The plan also covers children and dependent parents or in-laws

What Will Become of Us When Automation Takes Over More of Our Jobs?

29 April 2016
Some argue we’ll have time to do fulfilling work, while others say we’ll become lazier

IEEE Members Make Headlines: April 2016

8 April 2016
One developed lifesaving technology; another created programs to increase classroom diversity

Taking the Leap Into Entrepreneurship

13 April 2016
Embracing uncertainty is the first step toward success

Employers Struggle to Find Engineers With In-Demand Skills

20 April 2016
A study finds many candidates lack the experience required

IEEE Board of Directors Announces Candidates for the 2016 Election

26 April 2016
Ballots to be sent to voting members by 15 August

IEEE Award Recognizes Recent Breakthroughs Likely to Be Milestones

27 April 2016
Stepping Stone Award honors technical achievements that benefit mankind

Five Points Every Startup Pitch Must Make

8 April 2016
How to appease investors who have just as much, if not more, to lose

Perfectionism Could be the Barrier Stopping Women From Pursuing Engineering

28 April 2016
Founder of Girls Who Code says girls are conditioned to avoid risk and failure