Earth Science Women's Network

We are a grassroots, non-profit, member driven organization. Our mission is to build a resilient community that lifts all scientists and moves the geosciences forward.

"You can waste your lives drawing lines. Or you can live your life crossing them."

Shonda Rhimes

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Statement From ESWN

02 Jun 2020

We are living in deeply troubling and challenging times — when racism and social inequities are ever so present, and continue to perpetuate in our society. The Earth Science Women’s Network recognizes that these events are unfolding in a context where people of color continue to be subjected to systemic injustices based on the color…

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ESWN Facemasks

01 Jun 2020

Facemasks are now available for purchase at the ESWN Store! We have three different designs available in both adult and youth sizing. Grab one now for yourself, family, friends, or colleagues.

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Soliciting ESWN Pandemic Experiences

28 May 2020

In speaking with ESWN Members, they expressed that in media depictions of women in science during the pandemic their experiences were not always being represented. Therefore, ESWN is soliciting pandemic experiences from our members, whether they are positive or negative. Please fill out this form if you would like to contribute your experience. We would…

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Online Teaching Resources for the Earth and Environmental Sciences

12 Mar 2020

Due to COVID-19 many K-12 schools, colleges, and universities are temporarily moving to online instruction in order to slow the spread of this virus that has caused a global pandemic. This switch to online instruction is challenging, particularly due to the rapid change. We saw a community need for resources to help instructors with this…

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Endowment Achieved!

05 Jan 2020

ESWN is excited to announce that we have successfully achieved our $150,000 Endowment. This has been made possible by $100,000 in generous donations by people like you (Thank you!) and a generous $50,000 matching grant from the Madison Community Foundation. This endowment will provide base funding for ESWN now and into the future! Thank you…

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