Why Can't Girls Be Machine Engineers?

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Kam Gan, a Chinese immigrant living in San Francisco, may not have ever thought it possible to go into engineering as a career. But an after school program in robotics has inspired her to envision an education — and eventually a job — in this male-dominated field. Watch the video below.

Co-produced by Tina Barseghian from KQED MindShift as part of our My Education project.