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MPOWIR Newsletter – Fall 2017

MPOWIR Mentor Group Registration:

MPOWIR will be forming new mentor groups this fall.  Groups consist of 6-7 junior women and 2 senior facilitators. Groups meet monthly via conference call and offer coaching, advice and strategies for professional success.  The calls are also an opportunity for senior and junior scientists to share their experiences.

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MPOWIR Opportunities

MPOWIR (Mentoring Physical Oceanography Women to Increase Retention) is pleased to announce several opportunities to get involved. For more information on any of our programs and initiatives, please visit mpowir.org. Please feel free to share these opportunities through your department or community listserve.

1. Join a Mentor Group: MPOWIR will be forming new mentor groups this . . . → Read More: MPOWIR Opportunities

MPOWIR Opportunities

MPOWIR (Mentoring Physical Oceanography Women to Increase Retention) is pleased to announce several upcoming opportunities.  For more information on any of our programs and initiatives, please visit mpowir.org. Please feel free to share this e-mail through your department or community listserve.

1.  Ocean Sciences 2016: MPOWIR is hosting a Town Hall session on Tuesday, February 23rd . . . → Read More: MPOWIR Opportunities

MPOWIR Mentor Groups

Join a Mentor Group: MPOWIR will be forming new mentor groups this fall.  Groups consist of 6-7 junior women and 2 senior facilitators. Groups meet monthly via conference call and offer coaching, advice and strategies for professional success.  The calls are also an opportunity for senior and junior scientists to share their experiences.

Sign up will . . . → Read More: MPOWIR Mentor Groups

NASA Speaker Series – MPOWIR Opportunity

MPOWIR is now soliciting applications for the NASA Speaker Series. Participants spend two or three days at NASA presenting their research, exploring career opportunities and touring the Jet Propulsion Laboratory or Goddard Space Flight Center. Here is what past participants have said about their experience:

“The experience was educational in itself for allowing me my first opportunity . . . → Read More: NASA Speaker Series – MPOWIR Opportunity

MPOWIR Newsletter – February 2015

The latest edition of the MPOWIR Newsletter is here! Please feel free to print a copy to post on bulletin boards and common areas within your Physical Oceanography department.  We are hoping this will help spread our reach to new participants who may not be aware of MPOWIR.  Please enjoy and share widely.

Upcoming events:

. . . → Read More: MPOWIR Newsletter – February 2015

MPOWIR Mentor Groups

MPOWIR is currently enrolling new members in mentor groups.  Groups consist of 6-7 junior women and 2 senior facilitators, meeting monthly via conference call.  Groups offer coaching, advice, and strategies for professional success.  This opportunity is open to all female physical oceanographers in the last two years of a U.S. PhD program, in a post-doctoral position, . . . → Read More: MPOWIR Mentor Groups

MPOWIR Fall Newsletter

As a new initiative, MPOWIR is producing a quarterly newsletter. In the Newletter you’ll find updates on upcoming MPOWIR opportunities, highlights of participants experiences, and news from the Physical Oceanography community.

Below first issue for the Fall of 2014.  Please enjoy and share widely!

Read the Fall Newsletter

NASA Speaker Series – Participant Reflections

The NASA MPOWIR Speaker Series offers the opportunity to two scientists to present their work at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) and Goddard Space Flight Center (Goddard).  Overall, the goal is to familiarize junior women in the field of physical oceanography with the research conducted at the NASA labs and to inform NASA scientists of . . . → Read More: NASA Speaker Series – Participant Reflections