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WISC’s First Annual Graduate Research Symposium

WISC’s First Annual Graduate Research Symposium : Empowering Women and Fostering Innovative Science – Saturday, April 23, Low Memorial Library, Columbia University (Morningside Campus) The WISC Graduate Research Symposium (WGRS) is a multi-disciplinary research conference that aims to highlight and

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GSAS events happening this week!

Tuesday, November 17 Please join the Office of Academic Diversity for a free screening of Dee Rees’ powerful film, Pariah, on November 17, 2015.  The film will be shown at 8:00 pm in the Graduate Student Center (302 Philosophy Hall).

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2015 Pearl Meister Greengard Prize

Date:  Tuesday, November 17, 2015 Time: 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. Location: Caspary Auditorium, The Rockefeller University, 66th Street at York Avenue RSVP required The Rockefeller University will host the twelfth annual Pearl Meister Greengard Prize ceremony. This prestigious award was

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Impostor Syndrome Lecture

Date: Tuesday, November 10th, 2015 Time: 6:30pm-8:30pm Location: Havemeyer Hall, 7th floor Lounge RSVP Here Questions about this event? Can’t make it but want to learn more? Please contact Gabriella Sanguineti at

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Women in STEM Wikipedia Edit-a-thon, A NYAS Sponsored Event

The New York Academy of the Sciences is hosting an event with Wikipedia: Women in STEM Wikipedia Edit-a-thon on November 22nd from 1:00 – 5:00 PM. Space is very limited, but there are spots reserved just for WISC members at the event. Please see the invite

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WISC Mentoring Event: Graduate School Application Tips

Date: Thursday, November 5 Time: 7:30 p.m. Location: Fairchild 700 RSVP recommended here This event is geared towards undergrad, post-bac, & masters students who want to learn more about the process of applying to PhD programs in the sciences. There

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Fellowship Writing Workshop


Applying for fellowships this fall and looking for a chance for peer review? Please join the Women in Science at Columbia (WISC) for a Fellowship Writing Workshop on Thursday, November 5th from 5-7pm in 900 Fairchild. Bring your application statements

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WISC Ask a Professor: Prof. Christine P. Hendon and Prof. Shipra Agrawal


Date:  Tuesday, October 27, 2015 Time: 2:00 PM  – 3:30 PM Location: Fairchild, Room 1000 RSVP required Come and Discuss with Prof. Christine P. Hendon from Electrical Engineering and Prof. Shipra Agrawal from Department of Industrial Engineering and Operations Research,

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Creating Connections Consortium (C3): Deadline Extended!!

The C3/LADO Diversity conference and job search event is an incredible opportunity to speak with and engage with faculty and administrators from various liberal arts colleges about open positions at their institutions as well as network with people really committed to diversifying

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Meetup with Women in Science at Columbia (WISC): Featuring Faculty of 1000 (F1000) Workshop


Date: Thursday, October 1st, 2015 Time: 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Location: Columbia University Join the Association for Women in Science (AWIS) and WISC for an evening of networking and a F1000 workshop presented by Kinga Houza, outreach director. Participants will get an introduction to

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