CU Diversity Preview (@Cornell_DPW )

CU Diversity Preview



Bio A #gradschool preview weekend hosted by @CornellEEB, @CornellEnto, & Cornell Plant Sciences for #URM & #firstgen students. Sharing #DPWgradtips.
Location Ithaca, NY
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iPhone : If you're a scientist, have one in your family, or are friends with one, you are likely aware of the hostile environment that is PhD training. Help us put pressure to fix this problem. Sign our open letter calling out abuse.
docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAI…

iPhone : Glad that people are recognizing that scientific contributions are not an acceptable justification for celebrating abusive and toxic figureheads.

Both Feynman and Watson made important contributions to science but I can't help but wonder how much more harm they did. twitter.com/eric_lander/st…

iPhone : "93% of invited abstracts & 83% oral presentations are allocated to senior career stages where there are fewer women due to the historical barriers women face in STEM fields. AGU and other scientific conference organizers should promote junior attendees."
nature.com/articles/s4146…

iPhone : “Latina women are underrepresented in the science community.

To help amplify the message of Latina scholars, 500WS, Grad Women in Science & the Poudre River Public Library District have teamed up to give 6 Latina women a platform to share their stories.” collegian.com/2018/04/foco-s…

iPhone : About to send my CV to a PI in an attempt to find my own summer lab position. Stopped to consult the very useful feedback I got during CU Diversity Preview so I can incorporate it into the new version.

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iPhone : Scholarship available for STEM undergrad women to subsidize the cost of unpaid summer internships! Particularly targeted for WOC, dreamers, and/or 1st gen college. Due April 4. Pls RT! #BlackandSTEM #LatinxinSTEM #womeninSTEM #STEMdiversity barudolphfoundation.org/stem-scholarsh…

iPhone : Join Cornell alumna Eva Sage-Gavin for a discussion on expansive and inclusive leadership networks on Tuesday, March 20, as part of the GPWomeN-PCCW Speaker Series. #sheforshe ow.ly/ARh030iV8HV