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Colorado Front Range mentors needed

Jan 7, 2015

Colorado Front Range mentors needed for college-level women interested in higher education and careers in the geosciences In the United States, men outnumber women in many science and engineering fields by nearly 3 to 1. In fields like physics or the geosciences, the gender gap can be even wider. A team of geoscientists (including ESWN’s…

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ESWN Events at AGU 2014

Dec 4, 2014

If you are going to AGU, check out ESWN’s professional development workshops: Navigating the NSF System, Getting on the Tenure Track and Succeeding, and Opportunities Beyond Academia. ESWN is also involved in the workshop, Improving Your Success for AGU Honors: Tips, Tools, and Tactics. There will be an icebreaker on Monday at 6-8 PM and a networking reception…

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University of Wisconsin-Madison Hosts ESWN Leadership Board

Nov 19, 2014

The University of Wisconsin-Madison is hosting the ESWN Leadership Board this week! Come join us for many amazing events! If you can’t make it in person, you can still watch the webcast of the Weston Roundtable discussion. We look forward to seeing many of you in Madison! Thursday, November 20 9:00-12:00 and 1:30-3:00 You can…

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ESWN: The Non-Profit

Oct 8, 2014

Press Coverage: Press Release from the University of Wisconsin–Madison Press Release from Brown University New Non-Profit Launches to Promote Women in Science Press Contacts:  Prof. Tracey Holloway, taholloway@wisc.edu Cell 608.443.6678  Prof. Meredith Hastings, Meredith_Hastings@brown.edu Cell 206.778.9656   PRESS RELEASE – Wednesday, October 8, 2014   Rarely is a new non-profit organization born with an international…

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ESWN Member Tami Bond Named a MacArthur Fellow

Sep 18, 2014

Long-time ESWN Member Tami Bond has been awarded the prestigious MacArthur Fellowship. MacArthur fellows are “talented individuals who have shown extraordinary originality and dedication in their creative pursuits and a marked capacity for self-direction”(MacArthur Foundation). Tami is an environmental engineer and professor at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Her research is aimed at understanding…

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ESWN Board Members Support Undergraduate Women in STEM

Sep 3, 2014

Click here for CSU Press Release In the United States, men outnumber women in many science and engineering fields by nearly 3 to 1. In fields like physics or the geosciences, the gender gap can be even wider. The Earth Science Women’s Network (ESWN) has been working to narrow this gap among early-career scientists since…

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2014 AGU Union Award Winners

Jul 14, 2014

Four female scientists were recently honored by the American Geophysical Union. Congratulations! Jessica Tierney is a 2014 James B. Macelwane Medal Winner. This medal is conferred to outstanding early career scientists in recognition of significant contributions to the geophysical sciences. Dr. Tierney is an Assistant Scientist and lead PI of the Molecular Paleoclimatology group at…

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Nature interview with Tracey Holloway

Apr 9, 2014
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ESWN 2013 Newsletter

Dec 3, 2013

Check out the 2013 ESWN Newsletter!

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