Category: Events


Physical Oceanography Dissertation Symposium Sponsored by the National Science Foundation (NSF) and the Office of Naval Research (ONR) This symposium provides recent graduates, or soon to graduate, PhD-level physical oceanographers with an opportunity to present their dissertation research in front

MPOWIR at Ocean Sciences

MPOWIR is pleased to sponsor a town hall meeting at the 2010 Ocean Sciences Meeting in Portland, Oregon. The meeting, entitled “Where do all the oceanographers go? Career paths in oceanography,” will be on Tuesday, February 23 at 11:45 am

MPOWIR at Goddard

NASA MPOWIR Speaker SeriesGoddard Space Flight Center visit September 10-11, 2009 Colleen Mouw, University of Wisconsin-Madison This past fall, I was honored to be able to visit and speak at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland. I was


NASA MPOWIR Speaker Series JPL visit November 10-11, 2009 Stephanie Downes, Princeton University I was recently fortunate to receive the opportunity to speak at JPL/NASA in Pasadena, California, hosted by the Ocean-Atmosphere Interaction group supervisor, Dr. Victor Zlotnicki. I visited

Powerful Presentations – COACh Workshop

Powerful Presentations – COACh Workshop Description: This workshop is designed to complement COAChing Women in the Art of Strategic Performance and Strategies for Leading Change, will give women the opportunity to hone their speaking skills. In an interactive format, participants

PAESMEM-AAAS Leadership Workshop for Women

PAESMEM-AAAS Leadership Workshop for Women, October 1-2, 2009 This workshop is for women who have degrees in science, engineering or technology and who have been in the professional workforce 10 years or less. Participants do not need to be in

Negotiating the Ideal Faculty Position Workshop

A workshop on Negotiating the Ideal Faculty Position will be held at Rice University in Houston, TX October 18-19.  The deadline for applications is August 13.  Please read the description below and visit the Rice Advance website for more information. 

Writing Retreat for Women Geoscientists and Co-authors

An announcement from the Earth Science Women’s Network: We are pleased to announce the third annual GAIN writing retreat for women in the Geosciences, July 26-31, at the Connors Family Retreat & Conference Center in Dover, MA (same place as

ASCENT: Atmospheric Science Collaborations and Enriching NeTworks

Storm Peak Laboratory was recently funded by the NSF ADVANCE to create ASCENT,a program for women in Atmospheric Science and Meteorology. Atmospheric Science Collaborations and Enriching NeTworks (ASCENT) is a program focusing on women in atmospheric science/meteorology and is designed

Cutting Edge Workshop Schedule

A message from the Earth Science Women’s Network On the Cutting Edge is offering the following four workshops in 2009 Three of these workshops are for faculty (Teaching about Energy in Geoscience Courses, Teaching Paleontology, and the workshop for early