Association for Women in Science (AWIS)

Upcoming Events


2013 Career Forum

 

Thursday, January 24, 2013

Title: Improving Diversity/Advancement of Women In Academics
Introduction by: Ann Ouyang, MD
Keynote speaker: Stephen G. Lisberger, PhD
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: University Fitness Center, Big Conference Room

Friday, January 25, 2013

Time: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location: University Fitness Center, Big Conference Room

AWIS

 

Full schedule

List of speakers

 

Mission Statement

AWIS is a national advocacy organization championing the interests of women in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics across all disciplines and employment sectors. By breaking down barriers and creating opportunities, AWIS strives to ensure that women in these fields can achieve their full potential. The purpose of the AWIS-Hershey chapter shall be to increase the number of women obtaining their degrees in science and technology at all levels; to address concerns of career women on campus, to increase the number of women participating in the scientific and technological workforce at all levels; to raise public awareness of the scientific and technological skills and contributions of women; and to work with other scientific, educational, and women's organizations in developing national and community programs that meet the above goals. Anyone with interests in above mentioned goals is welcome to join.

Chapter Officers and Contact Info

President Izel Tekin izeltekin@gmail.com
Vice President Patricia Silveyra pzs13@psu.edu
Treasurer Christine Sabinski cgs149@psu.edu
SecretarySusan Nylandsnyland@hmc.psu.edu
Advisory Board Member Ushma Doshi uid5003@psu.edu
Advisory Board Member Soha Ghossaini sghossaini@hmc.psu.edu
Advisory Board Member Amy Reed abr12@psu.edu
Historian Zeinab Nasralah zxn101@psu.edu
Webmaster Diep Ho diepho@hmc.psu.edu
Faculty Advisor Dr. Sarah Bronson sbronson@hmc.psu.edu