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Inspiring Women Scientists

Date & time: March 21, 2012 - 9:00am - 6:00pm

Location: Proshansky Auditorium, CUNY Graduate Center

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INSPIRING WOMEN SCIENTISTS
March 21, 2012
Proshansky Auditorium
CUNY Graduate Center
365 Fifth Ave
9:00 A.M.-6:00 P.M.
Free Registration, Deadline Extended to March 16, 2012!

On Wednesday, March 21st, the Feminist Press and the City University of New York Office of Research will co-sponsor Inspiring Women Scientists 2012 (IWS). The forum aims to support women students, faculty, and professionals in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics and bring together faculty, staff, and students from institutions across the New York metropolitan area and region.

SPEAKERS
Jill Tarter, Center for SETI Research (Search for Extraterrestrial
Intelligence)
Mary E. Kizka, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

MODERATORS
Claudia Dreifus, Beth Schacter, and Carol Hymowitz

PANELISTS
Jayne Raper, Kelle Cruz, Diana Reiss, Heng Ji, Judith Spitz, Shirley
Malcom, Meghan Groome, and Doris Cully

TOPICS
Science in academe
Career options in science
Poster Session & Networking Reception

Sponsored by
Feminist Press and Under The Microscope
The City University of New York
National Science Foundation

More information: Women in Science 2012 Forum

Check out: Base Ten, The Madame Curie Complex, Women in Science