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AMS Networking Reception

ESWN Networking Receptions at AGU and AMS

Jan 1, 2023

  We are so excited to be hosting two upcoming ESWN Networking Receptions at the AGU Fall Meeting and AMS Annual Meeting. See below for details of each event, and we hope to see you there! AMS Annual Meeting ESWN Networking Reception Date: Monday, 9 January, 2023 Time: 7:00-9:00pm Place: Wright Room at Appaloosa Grill…

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Volunteer for ESWN

Call for Volunteers January 2023

Jan 1, 2023

The Earth Science Women’s Network is recruiting volunteers to serve on all our committees! If interested, please fill out the below survey by 31 Jan 2023. Volunteer Survey ESWN’s mission is to support the scientists of today and welcome the scientists of tomorrow. ESWN aspires to transform scientific culture and institutions to advance justice, equity,…

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Navigating the NSF System

Navigating the NSF System

Jan 1, 2023

Navigating the NSF System Join us for a virtual workshop on Monday February 6, 2023, at 18:00-20:00 UTC (1:00-3:00pm ET, 12:00-2:00pm CT, 11:00am-1:00pm MT, 10:00am-12:00pm PT) REGISTER HERE Get YOUR questions answered by NSF Program Officers!  How can you craft a strong proposal? What makes a strong Broader Impact? How do you find a program…

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Careers Beyond Academia

Careers Outside Academia

Nov 16, 2022

Are you considering a career within government? Or applying for roles outside academia? The Earth Science Women’s Network is hosting the next instalment in the Careers Beyond Academia Webinar Series on December 2nd 2022 at 5pm UTC which will have a Careers in Government theme! ***Please note this event is ESWN led, with speakers from…

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NERC IRF

Demystifying the NERC IRF Part 2: Interviews

Oct 19, 2022

*****PLEASE NOTE: This event is ESWN led, with speakers from NERC***** Are you interested in the NERC Independent Research Fellowships? Or thinking about how to interview for NERC research fellowships in the future?  Unsure of what to revise or nervous about what to expect? Want to learn more from those who work on and have…

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Academic Applications

Applying For Faculty Positions

Sep 20, 2022

Are you considering applying for a faculty position in the USA this year? Wondering what the differences are between teaching and research institutes? Worried about what to include in your application package, or what your cover letter should highlight? The Earth Science Women’s Network will be hosting a webinar on October 27, 2022, at 12:30…

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Hispanic Heritage Month

ESWN Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

Sep 16, 2022

From September 15-October 15, 2022, ESWN will be joining in the celebration of Hispanic women scientists for Hispanic Heritage Month. Our theme is “Unidas: Inclusivity for stronger Science.” Follow our social media to join the celebration!       For more information on National Hispanic Heritage Month, head here: https://www.hispanicheritagemonth.gov/    

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Mountains and Molehills with Tracey Holloway

Sep 16, 2022

https://energy.wisc.edu/news/podcast-mountains-and-molehills-tracey-holloway How do we take on big challenges, like increasing representation of women in STEM? This week, Tracey Holloway, Gaylord Nelson Distinguished Professor of Environmental Studies & Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences at the University of Wisconsin–Madison, shows us how to conquer the highest peaks by taking on each little hill at a time. Holloway shares…

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Safety and Inclusivity in the Field

Sep 12, 2022

By Dr. Sarah Greene Safety and Belonging in the Field: https://doi.org/10.31223/X53P6H Toilet Stops in the Field: https://doi.org/10.31219/osf.io/gnhj2 I was one month into my job as a Lecturer (Asst. Prof.) and I was sighing with relief as the field trip leader announced there would be toilets at the next stop on our field trip. I was…

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