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March 23, 2017

Join 500 Women Scientists in supporting #OurEPA [Women’s History Month]

Join 500 Women Scientists in supporting #OurEPA [Women's History Month]

Do you support the EPA? 500 Women Scientists wants us to show our love for @Our_EPA! Write two postcards – one to your regional EPA office, and one to your representative to tell him/her why they should support the EPA.

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March 15, 2017

Making a difference with science-based art [Women’s History Month]

Making a difference with science-based art [Women's History Month]

Mary Capaldi has found a way to take her passion and talent for science art to make a difference for others (people & nature)

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March 8, 2017

Guest post – A Step-by-Step Guide to Academic Puberty: Transitioning from a Graduate Student to a Young Professional

Guest post - A Step-by-Step Guide to Academic Puberty: Transitioning from a Graduate Student to a Young Professional

For the month of March, in honor of Women’s History Month, I am dedicating my weekly blog posts to the outstanding organizations, resources, and inspiring stories about women in STEM. You can view my posts from this year and past years by searching on the tag “Women’s History Month”. This week’s post comes from Robin McLachlan, Ph.D. student at University of Washington’s School of Oceanography. I first met Robin through …

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February 11, 2017

International Day of Women and Girls in Science – February 11

International Day of Women and Girls in Science - February 11

“Meaningful progress must start with the rights and dignity of women, by nurturing their ingenuity and innovation.” — Irina Bokova, UNESCO

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January 18, 2017

Hidden Figures – make them not-so-hidden to students

Hidden Figures - make them not-so-hidden to students

Every instructor can find a way to take a piece of this story and incorporate it into their classes – which allows the bigger story to be told, including why this matters

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March 7, 2016

International Women’s Day – March 8, 2016 [Women’s History Month]

International Women's Day - March 8, 2016 [Women's History Month]

International Women’s Day (March 8) is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating gender parity.

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June 3, 2015

SoapBox Science – bringing science to public spaces

SoapBox Science - bringing science to public spaces

Soapbox Science is a public outreach platform for promoting women scientists and the science they do. Events transform public areas into an arena for public learning and scientific debate.

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March 25, 2015

“Stop complaining and do something” [Women’s History Month]

"Stop complaining and do something" [Women's History Month]

My final post for Women’s History Month in 2015 celebrates those that have taken a stand and taken action when faced with unequal representation and inappropriate comments towards women in STEM. May we all be just as brave to take action and make the difference we want to see.

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March 18, 2015

The Voices of Women in STEM via podcasts [Women’s History Month]

The Voices of Women in STEM via podcasts [Women's History Month]

For the month of March, in honor of Women’s History Month, I am dedicating my weekly blog posts to the outstanding organizations, resources, and inspiring stories about women in STEM. Be sure to check out my first two posts on the Earth Science Women’s Network (ESWN) and Wikipedia edit-a-thons.

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March 11, 2015

Wikipedia edit-a-thon for women in STEM [Women’s History Month]

Wikipedia edit-a-thon for women in STEM [Women's History Month]

For the month of March, in honor of Women’s History Month, I am dedicating my weekly blog posts to the outstanding organizations, resources, and inspiring stories about women in STEM.  Be sure to check out my first post on the Earth Science Women’s Network (ESWN). Whatever one might feel towards Wikipedia, the fact of the matter is that Wikipedia is out there, and people are using it.  Quick to come …

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