Past Events

Scientific Careers Panel
Dr. Jane Amara, Dr. Olga Barykina, Dr. Pallavi Phartiya and Dr. Alley Welsh
Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Arctic Inspired: Science and Poetry from the Far North
Elizabeth Bradfield
November 19, 2013

Outreach Panel: How professors and professionals alike get
involved with science outreach with kids!

November 13, 2013

Science at the Art Museum
Richard Newman, MFA
October 15, 2013

Imposter Syndrome Panel
September 16, 2013

Science Entrepreneurship
Tseh-Hwan Yong, founder of Threla Cosmetics
April 25, 2013

Creating Musical Variation - From Chaos
Diana Dabby, Professor, Olin College of Engineering
March 13, 2013

Science Journalism
Amanda Yarnell
March 6, 2013

Prosthetic Imagination: Art, Design, and Adaptive Technology
Sara Hendren
February 28, 2013

Roadblocks and Detours
What to do when Plan A doesn't work

November 29, 2012

Coming Full Circle:
My Life in Art and Science

Helen Donis-Keller
November 15, 2012

Kickoff Reception 
Lauren Celano, CEO and Co-Founder of Propel Careers
September 27, 2012

Pathways to Science Policy

March 21, 2012
Jacquie Ashmore, Susan Coppersmith, Jennifer Ryan

Alternative Jobs in Science
Jennifer Ryan, Legislative Director, Mass Audubon
February 8, 2012

Imposter Syndrome Panel
December 1, 2011

Women in Science Initiative Kickoff
Gabriella Sciolla
Associate Professor of Physics
Brandeis University
November 3, 2011

Why the History of Women Scientists Matters
Julie Des Jardins
April 11, 2011

Discussion with author Linley Erin Hall
October 19, 2010

Women in Science Initiative Kickoff
September 29, 2010

Art of Science... Science of Art
Rose Art Museum, Lee Gallery

Motherhood, the Elephant in the Laboratory
Emily Monosson

Women in Science Initiative


Women in Science Kick-off Meeting on September 10, 2008

The purpose of this initiative is to create a community of graduate students, post docs and faculty to foster the development of women in the sciences. The events are led by Professors Bulbul Chakraborty and Ruth Charney and sponsored by the Women's and Gender Studies Program.

Upcoming Events 2013-14

Stepping Stones to Professorship
Getting Postdocs, Professorships and Tenure
Dr. Katia Bertoldi, Dr. Sophia Malamud, Dr. Ann Trenk and Dr. Avi Rodal
5:30 pm
Tuesday, April 1, 2014
Abelson 333