Professor Emerita Kari Gaarder Losnedahl has interviewed 16 women in academia – all of them born before World War II – for the project "Document 100 Women". (Photo: Ragnhild Fjellro)
When Solveig wanted to switch her major from English to natural science, the professor for the class was so distressed about getting yet another female student that he tried to scare her away. "It's so difficult. There are many who die," he said.