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March 29, 2017

Articles on women in STEM, March 2016-2017 [Women’s History Month]

Articles on women in STEM, March 2016-2017 [Women's History Month]

Here is just a sampling of journal publications and articles that came out in the past year that discuss women in STEM

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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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March 1, 2017

“What if female scientists were celebrities?” [Women’s History Month]

"What if female scientists were celebrities?" [Women's History Month]

Dr. Millie Dresselhaus passed away on February 20, but earlier in the month, she became a celebrity beyond our scientific circles

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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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March 23, 2016

Women in #SciArt [Women’s History Month]

Women in #SciArt [Women's History Month]

More and more, art is being utilized as a science communication tool. Here are three examples of women that are successful in bridging the science and communications disciplines with their own artistic twist.

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March 16, 2016

STEM Women in U.S. federal agencies [Women’s History Month]

STEM Women in U.S. federal agencies [Women's History Month]

The U.S. Geological Survey, as well as NASA, the EPA, and other STEM-related federal agencies are taking time this month to celebrate the innovations by and contributions of women towards advancing each agency’s mission

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