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Science-A-Thon Video Short

Sep 16, 2017

Colleen Schmit (UW-Madison ’17) created a great compilation video of this year’s #DayofScience. See Science-A-Thon for more information about how to get involved!

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Science-A-Thon Success!

Aug 9, 2017

The 2017 Science-A-Thon was a great success thanks to the hundreds of people who participated, donated, and spread the enthusiasm! With your help, ESWN raised over $32,000! The power of Science-A-Thon came from individual days and lives in diverse countries, fields, and professions. Participants shared photos of morning routines, meetings, lab equipment, field research, computer screens,…

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Getting your science out into the public domain!

Jun 22, 2017

Are you interested in engaging the public with science? Have you been asked by funding agencies to communicate your research directly to public audiences? Do you want to feel more comfortable talking about science with a variety of audiences? Interested in what sort of careers exist in science communication? The Earth Science Women’s Network (ESWN)…

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ESWN Hosts Science-A-Thon

May 2, 2017

ESWN is thrilled to host Science-A-Thon, a one-day celebration of science and scientists (like you!). Science-A-Thon will showcase the work of scientists over a single “day in the life.” Participants will post 12 photos over 12 hours on July 13. All participants will be raising money for ESWN. As you know, ESWN is free to join,…

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ESWN Receives Special Award from American Meteorological Society

Jan 23, 2017

In January of 2017, the Earth Science Women’s Network received a special award from the American Meteorological Society for inspirational commitment to broadening the participation of women in the Earth sciences, providing a supportive environment for peer mentoring, and professional development. ESWN’s activities “have been shown to remove feelings of isolation and help women in the…

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ESWN Connects with Leaders in Culture and Industry

Jan 6, 2017

In December 2016, ESWN was honored to meet with some of the most exciting thinkers in the U.S. to discuss taking ESWN to the next level. We were pleased to have Janice Huff (Lead Meteorologist, NBC NYC), Jon Foley (Director, CAS), Jane Francisco (Editor-in Chief, Good Housekeeping), Mike and Pam Hastings (Mike was recently CEO and President…

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ESWN at AMS Meeting 2017

Dec 23, 2016

If you are attending the 2017 Annual Meeting of the American Meteorological Society, join ESWN at our networking reception! ESWN Networking Reception Monday, January 23, 2017, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM Wild Ginger, 1401 Third Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101 ESWN is excited to host a networking reception at the annual AMS Meeting in Seattle. It will be a…

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ESWN Store!

Dec 2, 2016

  We have launched an ESWN Store to help support our organization’s activities. A portion of the sale price comes back to ESWN and the more we sell, the greater the percentage. We have three designs featured on t-shirts, sweatshirts, onesies, water bottles, & mugs and you can customize all the clothing by choosing your preferred color.…

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Take the pledge

Nov 18, 2016

An open letter from women of science: Science is foundational in a progressive society, fuels innovation, and touches the lives of every person on this planet. The anti-knowledge and anti-science sentiments expressed repeatedly during the U.S. presidential election threaten the very foundations of our society. Our work as scientists and our values as human beings…

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