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She is a Scientist

Thursday, October 28th, 11:00-11:50 a.m.
Via Zoom

Fall 2021 Virtual Conference—Skills for Success

Attend the She is a Scientist fall virtual conference to learn about skills that will help you successfully navigate your educational and career journey. You will have the opportunity to hear from experts on negotiating for success, releasing self doubt, and selecting the right graduate advisor. Join us on Thursday, October 28 at 11 a.m. via Zoom.

Register now and a Zoom link will be sent prior to the event.

Program Outline
There will be two 25-minute sessions each offering the same three topic options.

Welcome and opening prayer

Session Topics:

  • Empowering You to Negotiate Salary | Shawna W. Gigi, assistant director Marriott Business Center
  • Releasing Your Self-Doubt | Dixie Sevinson, BYU Women's Services
  • Selecting Your Graduate Advisor | Byron Adams, PhD


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.