…and defies statistical odds!

Monday, March 23rd , 6 pm

Amherst Brewing Company


Why Aren’t More Women in Science?

 

cartoon from www.xkcd.com

cartoon from http://www.xkcd.com

 

*What is an unconscious bias and how does it impact women in science?
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How are the challenges for women in biology different from computer science?
*How can we get more women in science?

Prof. Katherine Aidala

Katherine Aidala, Professor of Physics at Mount Holyoke College, will tell us why gender inequality in the sciences is still an issue in 2015 and what we can to to attract more women and young girls to the exciting world of science!

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