September Webinar - Unearthing Untold Stories of Women in Science and Other Fields
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Unearthing Untold Stories of Women in Science and Other Fields: An Exclusive Interview with Bestselling Author Marie Benedict Through a combination of research and storytelling, Marie Benedict is on a mission to uncover the stories of influential women and their significant contributions in science and other fields. Many women have been hidden by history through either a lack of documentation or just plain lack of recognition. She demonstrates that there is more than one (mens') view of history.

9/29/2020
When: Tuesday, September 29, 2020
3:00 PM
Where: September Webinar
United States
Presenter: Bestselling Author Marie Benedict
Contact: Liz Scire
202-588-8175

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Please join us for an hour of inspiration and advice as we discuss her books: The Other Einstein and The Only Woman in the Room. (You do not need to have read the books to participate.) Mileva Maric Einstein and Hedwig Eva Maria Kiesler (a.k.a. Hedy Lamarr) faced challenges that women in science and STEM fields still face today including: - gender discrimination - self-efficacy - career pivots - work-life integration We will also discuss racial discrimination, a theme at the center of her upcoming June 2021 book release. Plus, Marie will share details not covered in the plot of the books! What lessons can you learn from these historical women in science and apply to your career? Join us to find out!

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NOTE: This event is FREE for AWIS members. Use the promo code provided in Fireside Friday or contact membership@awis.org.

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