Don't let labels, or gender norms, or other people obstruct your desires. It's important to follow the path you want, and feel confident in the choices you make. This is not only a lesson for STEM or your future career, but also for the rest of your life Find what makes you happy, and strive as hard as possible to turn that passion into every facet of every day.


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