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 women 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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2019 Membership Drive a Success

07 Jul 2019

In 2019 ESWN transitioned to a new website and with it we rolled out a new Membership platform. It is now possible for anyone to become an official ESWN member. Membership is free and it is never too late to join. In March we held our first ever membership drive and celebrated by highlighting notable…

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#ShowMeYourScience Event July 22-August 2

07 Jul 2019

One of the goals of the Earth Science Women’s Network is to highlight the work of our members and show the diversity of #WomenInScience out there. One of the ways we do that is with social media, and coming soon we will be using our feeds to highlight women scientists who will #ShowMeYourScience We will…

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2019 Professional Development Workshop: Leadership Skills for Success in the Scientific Workforce

18 Jun 2019

Today there are more women working in the sciences than ever before, yet women are still underrepresented in leadership roles. This workshop offers a unique opportunity for women across scientific disciplines and career levels to build their leadership and management skills. This 2.5 day workshop is intended for people who identify as women and are…

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Join the 2019 IUGG in Montréal for the first-ever IUGG Womxn’s Networking Event!

18 Jun 2019

Friday July 12, 7-9pm @ Les 3 Brasseurs, 103 St-Paul Est, Montréal. RSVP here: The goal of this event is to foster relationships and solidarity among womxn members of IUGG (womxn is a term that includes cis and trans women). Many of the womxn who attend the IUGG conference are the only womxn in their…

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Biogeofeminist mixer at Society for Freshwater Sciences Meeting!

16 May 2019

Headed to the SFS Meeting in Salt Lake City next week? Live in Salt Lake City? Join us on Tuesday night from 5:15 to 7 PM at the Beerhive Pub. Meet new science friends, catch up with others! Food available thanks to proceeds from sticker sales (& more stickers available to support future #biogeofeminist mixers).…

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