- This is an informal group of women scientists, graduate
students, and staff
at CfA who meet to discuss topics of mutual
interest. These topics might
include career paths, work-family issues, research
problems, parenting, politics, rewards, salaries,
advisors, mentors, promotions, policies ... etc. - whatever
the group wants to bring up.
We are planning to start up again - post-COVID -
in 2023 .... Stay tuned!
- To communicate with this group, email
Friday, December 2, 2022, 2:30 pm, Pratt Conference Room,
Diversity and Inclusion at NASA/Kennedy Space Center
Rebecca Baturin (CfA) will share her experiences: Lessons
Learned from Data Driven Diversity and Inclusion Decision Making at the
NASA/Kennedy Space Center.
Friday, November 18, 2022, 2:00 pm, Pratt Conference Room,
The Australia Experience: How to Increase Diversity and Inclusion
Lisa Kewley, Director of CfA will discuss her experiences in Australia
which have been documented in two publications which can
be downloaded here: (1) Diversity and
Inclusion in Australian Astronomy, (2)
Closing the Gender Gap in the Australian Astronomy Workforce.
Friday, October 28, 2022 2:00 pm, Pratt Conference Room,
Gender Disparity in Publication
Meridith Joyce (STScI) will be here in Cambridge to discuss
her paper (2022, PubASP, 134: 080503) which can be downloaded here:
Gender Disparity in Publishing
Six Months After the KITP Workshop Probes of Transport in Stars.
Friday, September 30, 2022, 2:00 pm, Pratt Conference Room,
CfAWIS: Open Discussion
Andrea Dupree (CfA) will lead a discussion on interests and
programs for CfAWIS this new year after a COVID hiatus. We will hear what
else is currently happening at CfA from the Conduct Subcommittee and the
EIJC. Come with ideas, books to discuss, folks who should be invited
to speak, and anything else!
Links to Past Programs and Reference Material
- Programs for 2017-2019-COVID can be found
- Programs for 2016-7 can be found
- Programs for 2015-6 can be found
- Programs for 2014 can be found
- Programs for 2008-2013 can be found
- Programs for 2007-2008 (Semester 1 and 2) can be found here.
- Programs for 2006-2007 (Semester 1 and 2) can be found here.
- Programs for 2005 can be found here.