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by sarahsitz
December 23rd, 2012, 10:21 am
Forum: design employment
Topic: Women in Industrial Design
Replies: 63
Views: 68273

Re: Women in Industrial Design

Wow!! Thank you Yo for the post on core77 and to everyone who participated in taking the time to respond to my lingering curiosity. Reading through this (and again, very much thank you for posting it!), it made me wonder if having a group for ID women would be helpful/good support. There is AWID , ...
by sarahsitz
December 18th, 2012, 4:27 pm
Forum: design employment
Topic: Women in Industrial Design
Replies: 63
Views: 68273

Re: Women in Industrial Design

@sarahsitz, Thanks for your thorough reply. It sounds like you're enrolled in a Master's program, judging by the fact that your classmates are from diverse backgrounds and yourself having another work experience. Very much enjoyed your reply! Thank you! I'm actually in undergrad, but I talk to our ...
by sarahsitz
December 16th, 2012, 5:12 pm
Forum: design employment
Topic: Women in Industrial Design
Replies: 63
Views: 68273

Re: Women in Industrial Design

I'm a student, so I haven't worked in the industry yet, but in general, women earn less than men. This still holds true when comparing similar education/experience . It's perfectly okay to complain that women aren't equally paid/treated/respected -- in many circumstances, they're not. I am curious t...
by sarahsitz
October 5th, 2012, 9:08 pm
Forum: students and schools
Topic: major change to industrial design/ student loans
Replies: 20
Views: 10445

Re: major change to industrial design/ student loans

You might want to look into the Southeast Academic Common Market.
http://www.sreb.org/page/1304/academic_ ... arket.html

Floridian students can only use it at the graduate level, and though it's not always recommended, you could try getting an undergrad in something like ME, and grad in ID.