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Wednesday, February 5th, 2020, 6:00-8:30pm
Wilkinson Center, BYU

2020 Event


Workshop and Dinner. Wednesday, February 5th, 2020, 6:00 - 8:30pm, 3228 WILK
Come listen to inspirational talks from women scientists and leaders.

Brief Speaker Description:
Keynote: Kimberly Flinders Abbott, The Power of Science Education in the Modern Age

Break-out Sessions:
Dr. Julianne Grose, She is a Scientist for Life
Melissa Sevy, MPH, She is a Scientist at Work
Dr. Len Novilla, She is a Professor: A Sacred Calling to Inspire Minds & Hearts
Dr. Jane Birch, Unconscious Bias: Influence the Conversation for Greater Equality
Suzanne Hyland, MBA, Trust Your Voice

Background


The College of Life Sciences is committed to supporting women in their scientific pursuits. ‘She is a Scientist’ is an annual gathering to foster learning, growth, and offer support. The event is coordinated by a dedicated group of volunteers from the Life Science Advisory Council (LSAC) with support from the College of Life Science.

‘She is a Scientist’ encourages and promotes experiential learning opportunities for students in the College of Life Sciences by identifying and addressing barriers to the accomplishment of meaningful educational goals.

Visit the LSAC website for more information about the Life Science Advisory Council.