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

Jun 18, 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!

Jun 18, 2019

Friday July 12, 7-9pm @ Les 3 Brasseurs, 103 St-Paul Est, Montréal. RSVP here: https://forms.gle/EJB38Ws2F92LorWZ8 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!

May 16, 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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How to plan an inclusive scientific meeting

Apr 2, 2019

Scientific meetings can be exciting, a dose of scientific enthusiasm! We are able to share our ideas, learn from others, find collaborators, and reunite with existing colleagues. Meetings are a critical part of the global scientific enterprise. Network development and the exchange of ideas are essential for building a career in science. While modes of…

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Guide to avoid racial bias in reference letter writing

Mar 20, 2019

ESWN members Sora Kim and Asmeret Asefaw Berhe created a guide to avoiding racial bias in letter of reference writing. Seven easy things for us all to check ourselves on when writing letters of reference. It is critical for us all to check ourselves. So appreciative of Sora & Asmeret for putting this together! (Click on image…

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Consider nominating an ESWN member for an AMS award!

Feb 13, 2019

The American Meteorological Society (AMS) invites members and friends of the AMS to submit nominations for consideration for the Society Awards, Fellows, and Lecturers.  Each year the AMS honors individuals, teams of people, and institutions for their outstanding contributions to the atmospheric and related sciences, and to the application of those sciences.  That means recognition…

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ESWN at 2019 AMS Annual Meeting

Dec 17, 2018

ESWN is hosting a networking reception at the 2019 American Meteorological Society meeting in Phoenix, AZ. Earth Science Women’s Network Annual Networking Reception Monday, January 7, 2019, 6:30 to 8:30 PM Copper Blues Rock Pub & Kitchen 50 W Jefferson St. Phoenix, AZ 85003 Our annual networking event for ESWN members and friends at AMS!…

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2018 AGU Fall Meeting ESWN Events

Nov 30, 2018

AGU Heads and Chairs Of Earth and Space Science Departments Workshop Sunday, December 9, 2018 ESWN Leaders from the ADVANCEGeo project will facilitate a training on “Strategies to Address and Eliminate Bullying in your Department” at the Heads and Chairs Workshop. ESWN Annual Networking Reception Monday, December 10, 2018, Time: 6:00-9:00 PM Busboys and Poets…

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Women Rising:  Removing Barriers and Achieving Parity in the Geosciences

Sep 13, 2018

GSA Pardee Session | Monday, November 5, 2018, 1:30 – 5:30 p.m. | Indiana Convention Center, Sagamore Ballroom 5 Cosponsored by GSA Geology and Society Division; GSA Geology and Public Policy Committee; Association for Women Geoscientists; Earth Science Women’s Network Session Goal:  The goal of the Women Rising:  Removing Barriers and Achieving Parity in the Geosciences Pardee…

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