” One of the reasons I like working with schools is to try to convince women that they can be scientists and that science can be fun. “


” At Swarthmore, the Dean of Women was very opposed to women going into science or engineering – so opposed that if she couldn’t talk a girl out of it, she just never had anything more to do with her for the four years she was there. “


” I started out, as most astronomers do, with a university job. But in my generation, women weren’t very welcome at universities, and so I found a job in the government. And the government was appreciably more welcoming. “


” I believe that there will be women astronauts sometime just as there are women airplane pilots. “



All 4 Nancy Roman Quotes about Women in picture


One of the reasons I like working with schools is to try to convince women that they can be scientists and that science can be fun.
At Swarthmore, the Dean of Women was very opposed to women going into science or engineering - so opposed that if she couldn
I started out, as most astronomers do, with a university job. But in my generation, women weren
I believe that there will be women astronauts sometime just as there are women airplane pilots.

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