From issue 232 of the Geological Society's e-mail newsletter (29/4/14):
The YES Network
has just launched the 'Women in Geoscience Survey', a global initiative
launched with the UK Chapter of the International Association for
Geoethics, with the aim to establish the needs and challenges faced by
women in geosciences.
Take a few minutes to share your opinion, and please share the link with your colleagues and friends.
Athena Swan promotes and supports the careers of women in Science, Engineering and Technology (STEM), and aims to address gender inequalities and imbalance in these disciplines and, in particular, the under-representation of women in senior roles.
Tuesday, 29 April 2014
The Athena Swan committee members of the School of Earth and Environmental Sciences at the University of Portsmouth have officially launched the Committee’s Blog on the 29th of April 2014, in anticipation of the first official committee meeting which will be held on the 22nd of May 2014.
The meeting agenda is:
School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Faculty of Science, University of Portsmouth
Athena Swan Committee Meeting
22nd May 2014, 10.00 - 11..00 am, Room BB 4.03 , Burnaby Building, SEES
1. Introduction of the committee members
2. Introduction to Athena Swan
3. Proposed actions for the Athena Swan Bronze Award submission, 2014
5. Date and venue of next committee meeting