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ADVANCEGeo Research Spotlight

Aug 28, 2020

The ADVANCEGeo team has published a new paper on hostile climates as barriers to diversifying the geosciences that summarizes the cultural & structural barriers to broaden participation in the geosciences & identify a range of strategies to dismantle these barriers. This article is part of a special issue on Diversity and equality in the geosciences…

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Statement From ESWN

Jun 2, 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

Jun 1, 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

May 28, 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

Mar 12, 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!

Jan 5, 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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ESWN events at AMS 2020 Meeting

Jan 2, 2020

 Annual Networking Reception Monday, January 13, 2020 6:30 to 8:30 PM Rosa Mexicano 155 Seaport Blvd. Boston, MA 02210 Our annual networking event for ESWN members and friends at AMS! Light appetizers served with a cash bar and great conversation. Connect with old friends and meet new ones! There is no registration required — just…

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AGU 2019 Fall Meeting Events

Dec 4, 2019

      Annual ESWN Networking Reception Monday 12/9/2019 6:00 – 9:00 PM location: Tabletop Tap House, 175 Fourth St., San Francisco, CA 94103 Workshop for Heads and Chairs of Earth and Space Sciences Departments Sunday 12/8/19, Registration deadline: Friday Nov 1st This one-day workshop provides an opportunity for heads and chairs of Earth and…

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Science-A-Thon 2019 THANK YOU!!

Nov 6, 2019

Thank you to the hundreds of donors and participants who raised money for ESWN through Science-a-Thon! It was such an amazing week of sharing science and scientists. Find our more about the week at ESWN is thrilled to receive $5,500 in donations from Science-a-Thon, and this is particularly exciting as this year this funds…

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