Athena Swan

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

Women in Geosciences Survey

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.
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SEES Athena Swan – first committee meeting announcement



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

4.  AOB

5. Date and venue of next committee meeting