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Madeleine Jacobs: Ten Lessons From a Lifetime of Science


WISC is pleased to announce that we are hosting Madeleine Jacobs, Executive Director/CEO of the American Chemical Society, for a lecture on science culture with a reception to follow. Date: Wednesday, January 28, 2015 Lecture: 4:30 PM, 209 Havemeyer Hall, Morningside

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Career Panel Discussion: Getting into and Succeeding in the Computer Science Industry


Date:  Thursday, December 4th, 2014 Time: 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Location: Alfred Lerner Hall, Performance Space, Morningside Campus RSVP required Join us for our Career Panel Discussion: Getting into and Succeeding in the Computer Science Industry. Our panelists are currently

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WISC Undergraduate Mentoring Event: Why Major in the Sciences?


WISC Undergraduate Mentoring Event: Why Major in the Sciences? Date: Thursday Nov 20 Time: 7:00 – 9:00PM  Location: Fairchild, Room 700 Unlike the Majors Open House events that focus on specific requirements for completing the degree, we plan to focus on “bigger picture”

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Ask a Professor with Dr. Tuuli Lappalainen- Uptown

Women in Science at Columbia (WISC) invites you to our next “Ask a Professor” event with Dr. Tuuli Lappalainen. It will take place on Thursday, November 13th from 6:00-7:30pm in the P&S Taub conference room (12-460B). If interested, please RSVP to

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Start-Ups: Opportunities, Resources, and Pitfalls

Date: Thursday, November 6th, 2014 Time: 4:00p – 5:30p Location: Davis Auditorium, Shapiro CEPSR Register:   Details: 4:00p-5:00p: Panel discussion about entrepreneurship and start-ups 5:00p-5:30p: Network reception with coffee and snacks   Panelists: Misti Ushio PhD in Biochemical Engineering, University College London Managing Director and

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Everything You Ever Wanted to Know about Successfully Navigating a Career Fair, But Didn’t Know to Ask.


Part 1: Workshop on the Fundamentals   Date: Wednesday, October 8th, 2014 Time: 6:00p – 7:30p Location: Havemeyer Hall, 7th floor lounge Details:  – 30 min presentation on the key take-away points  – 1 hr mock career fair to practice with board members and

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Morningside General Meeting

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Date: Tuesday, September 16, 2014 Time: 7PM Location: Havemeyer Hall, 7th Floor Lounge   WISC’s fall semester general meeting is an opportunity to learn more about what is coming up for WISC this semester. We will discuss plans for the

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Fall Happy Hour (Morningside)


Come kick off the new academic year with WISC’s Fall Happy Hour! Date: Thursday, September 11, 2014 Time: 6:00PM–8:00PM Location: Amsterdam Cafe & Tapas Restaurant, Lounge (W 120th St & Amsterdam Ave) ALL are welcome to come meet new people and

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Alumni Networking Reception


You are invited to attend Women in Science at Columbia’s second annual Alumni Networking reception! This is an opportunity for current STEM students to connect with graduates of Columbia STEM departments who are now working in fields as diverse as

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Discussion Series: Translating Scientific Knowledge into Effective Therapies

Date:  Tuesday, April 15, 2014 Time: 6 pm – 7 pm Location:  Sherman Fairchild Center Room 800 RSVP required: Academia incubates great ideas and discoveries, fundamentally. Pharmaceutical industry brings ideas into reality. How can we translate fundamental research into real life application,

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