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Tuesday, November 17, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Sexual Harassment Case Shines Light On Science's Dark Secret »
from NPR, by Michaeleen Doucleff, October 16, 2015 A sexual harassment case is sending shock waves through the scientif...
Tuesday, November 17, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Training and Retaining Women in STEM Fields »
from SkilledUp, by A.J. O'Connell, October 5, 2015 When thought leaders in the United States talk about the retention o...
Tuesday, November 17, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Unusual Suite of "Women of Science" Initiatives Hailed: Special Report »
from BioScience Technology, by Cynthia Fox, August 25, 2015 Scientists are hailing an Australian institute’s unusual ra...
Tuesday, November 17, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Response to Tim Hunt: Why More Women Need to be in Science »
from Elsevier SciTech Connect, by Ofelia Chernock, June 11, 2015 When I read the comments that Nobel Prize winner and p...
Tuesday, November 17, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
'Trouble With Girls': The Enduring Sexism in Science »
from The Atlantic, by Julie Beck, June 11, 2015 “Let me tell you about my trouble with girls,” the Nobel Laureate Tim H...
Tuesday, November 17, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Nobel Laureate Resigns After 'Girls in Labs Cry' Remark »
from PRI, by Stephen Snyder, June 11, 2015 He may have a Nobel prize, but Tim Hunt is out of a job after denigrating wo...
Tuesday, November 17, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Q&A: Professor Promotes Science, Technology Studies for Women »
from Daily News Journal, by Nancy De Gennaro, April 26, 2015 Middle Tennessee State University chemistry professor Judi...
Tuesday, November 17, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Congress Probes Possible Bias Against Women in U.S. Science Funding »
from Scientific American, by Fiona Case, April 23, 2015 At the request of three Congresswomen the US Government Account...
Tuesday, November 17, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Gender Bias in US Research Funding Investigated »
from Chemistry World, by Fiona Case, April 21, 2015 At the request of three Congresswomen the US Government Accountabil...
Tuesday, November 17, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Matilda Effect in STEM: What You Can Do to Mitigate the Role of Bias in Awards »
from AAMC, by Heather Metcalf, Ph.D., Director of Research and Analysis, AWIS, Awards are important indicators of caree...
Tuesday, November 17, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
10 Career Resources for Women in STEM »
from Business News Daily, by Nicole Fallon, March 23, 2015 Science, technology, engineering and mathematics — collectiv...
Tuesday, November 17, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Equality for Women in STEM Fields? Easier Said than Done »
from Fortune, by Molly Petrilla, March 12, 2015 Janet Bandows Koster, CEO of the Association for Women in Science, ta...
Friday, April 17, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Getting Corporations to Disclose their Data »
from the San Francisco Chronicle, by Eve Sprunt, PhD (AWIS Member since 2003) "Last month the SEC ruled that Exxon Mobi...
Friday, March 27, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Challenging the Ideal Worker | Joan Herbers »
from TEDxDenisonU, March 2015 " Many professions have workplaces structured by the assumption of the ideal worker – in...
Wednesday, February 25, 2015   (1 Comment - view/add)
Why are women leaving the tech industry in droves? »
Original article printed in the Los Angeles Times By Tracey Lien Ana Redmond launched into a technology career for...
Wednesday, January 7, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Freezing Out Young Scientists »
from Inside Higher Ed, January 7, 2015 We must look critically what the long term impact of highly educated younger A...
Monday, December 15, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Journal of International Innovation: A Partnership for Women in STEM »
AWIS was recently featured in the Journal of International Innovation. See how we're forging the partnership with women...
Monday, November 10, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Top Five Tips for Men »
To the men in the audience: you can make a difference, your colleagues want you to make a difference, and our new Salons (...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Making Science a Friendlier Place for Women »
From The Story Exchange, where women mean business. "The Association for Women in Science was founded in 1971, at a time...
Monday, October 20, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
AWIS Member Janet S. Herman named Program Officer for NSF Publication EAR to the Ground »
Janet S. Herman (AWIS Member since 1999) is professor at the University of Virginia in the Department of Environmenta...
Thursday, September 25, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hostile Work Environment Keeping Women Out of Science »
AWIS Executive director & ceo Janet koster featured in huffington post article. Are Nasty Comments Like These Keep...
Friday, August 29, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
AWIS Institutional Partner, Duke University, Recognized as Family-Friendly Employer »
"With 35,000 employees, Duke offers benefits that address a host of family issues, such as the need for quality child care...
Thursday, August 28, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
AWIS Member Dr. Kate Scholberg on People Behind the Science »
"Dr. Kate Scholberg is a Professor of Physics and Bass Fellow, as well as the Director of Undergraduate Studies at Duke Un...
Wednesday, August 27, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Solve this math problem: The gender gap »
"Data gathered by the Assn. of Women in Science in 2010 show that women in the sciences and mathematics do not win peer re...
Wednesday, August 20, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
AWIS Member Susan L. Forsburg selected as fellow of the American Academy of Microbiology »
Congratulations to AWIS member Susan L. Forsburg, for being   selected as a fellow of The American Academy of Microb...
Thursday, August 14, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
AWIS Member Earns Spot on '40 Women To Watch Over 40' List »
Congratulations to  Dr. Joanne Kamens,  Executive Director at Addgene, which is a  non-profit organization...
Wednesday, August 13, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
AWIS Member Amy Keesee Recognized by WVU »
West Virginia university faculty members who are climbing higher Amy Keesee As president of WV Chapter of the Associati...
Wednesday, August 13, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Work Life Integration: The New Norm »
"Now, the new phrase is “ work life integration, ” where professionals have to blend what they do personally and professio...
Wednesday, August 13, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
'What Happens in the Field' »
'Richard A. Weibl, chief learning officer for the Association for Women in Science, said the study illuminates “gender cha...
Tuesday, August 12, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
2014 Fields Medal Winners Announced »
On Wednesday, August 13, 2014 AWIS learned that for the first time the Fields Medal has been awarded to a woman, Dr. Marya...
Monday, August 11, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
AWIS Central Ohio participated in "Science and Technology Showcase" at the Ohio State Fair »
AWIS Central Ohio (AWIS-CO) participated in "Science and Technology Showcase" at the Ohio State Fair on August 2nd (8am-4p...
Thursday, August 7, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
​Why Lego's first female scientist kit is selling out »
By Amiee Picchi, CBS MoneyWatch "...Women's employment in STEM fields has increased since 1970, although within computer...
Friday, July 25, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
AWIS President, Dr. Ann Lee-Karlon, in Women in Science Video Series »
Check out AWIS President, Dr. Ann Lee-Karlon's interview on the Celebrating Women in Science video series. Dr. Lee-Karlon...
Friday, July 18, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Tenure, She Wrote Guest Post: Women In Science at Evolution 2014 »
"This is the third consecutive year that the Evolution Meeting has had a workshop and networking lunch focused on Women in...
Thursday, July 10, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Moorestown doctor on crusade against common disorders »
Immunologist and AWIS member Dr. Sandra Saouaf of Moorsetown, NJ, was deeply moved when her niece was diagnosed with Type...

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