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Having a disability can actually benefit a STEM career

July 16, 2012 | Author: Freelance Writer Margo Pierce
Having a disability can actually benefit a STEM career

What can someone who is unable to walk, hear or see or in some way function like the majority of able-bodied individuals contribute to science, technology or engineering? In STEM fields, which tend to be highly competitive and intellectually challenging, any kind of disability could be viewed as an impossible barrier. How could someone with a disability possibly work in a lab?