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Dame Jocelyn Bell Burnell Woman of the Year 2015

Posted By Administration, 02 November 2015
Updated: 02 November 2015
The Prudential Women of the Year Award for Lifetime Achievement has been won by astrophysicist Dame Jocelyn Bell Burnell. Read the complete article on the website of Women of the Year.

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Emmy Noether: the woman who invented abstract algebra

Posted By Administration, 19 October 2015
Mathematician Emmy Noether was a genius who laid the basis for a new approach to physics. By Katie Mack on the COSMOS website: https://cosmosmagazine.com/physical-sciences/woman-who-invented-abstract-algebra

Tags:  algebra  Emmy Noether Distinction  mathematics 

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Who was Ada Lovelace?

Posted By Administration, 13 October 2015
Find out on the Ada Lovelace website: http://findingada.com/about/who-was-ada/

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Institute of Physics: Improving Gender Balance

Posted By Administration, 12 October 2015
The Improving Gender Balance (IGB) project is part of the Stimulating Physics Network, an IOP project funded by the Department for Education to develop the teaching and learning of physics in secondary schools. More info at http://www.iop.org/education/teacher/support/girls_physics/improving-gender-balance/page_63795.html

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A portrait of Anna Fontcuberta i Morral, EPS Emmy Noether Distinction 2015

Posted By Administration, 12 October 2015

Discover the EPS Emmy Noether 2015 winner on the website of the French “Women & Science” association: http://t.co/GE8ZtM6x4Y
with other recently distingished women.

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The future of science in the hands of young girls

Posted By Administration, 06 October 2015
Read the post on the blog of the International Year of Light 2015: http://light2015blog.org/2015/10/06/the-future-of-science-in-the-hands-of-young-girls/

Tags:  IYL 2015  young physicists 

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EU Prize for Women Innovators- apply now! Deadline 20 October 2015

Posted By Administration, 28 September 2015
The European Commission runs the third edition of the EU Prize for Women Innovators to reward three women who have achieved outstanding innovations and brought them to market. The prize aims to raise awareness of the need for more female entrepreneurs and to inspire other women to follow in their footsteps.
 
The first prize is worth €100 000, the second prize €50 000 and third prize €30 000. The contest is open to all women residing in the EU or associated countries who have founded or co-founded a company across all sectors and who have at some point of their careers benefitted from EU's research and innovation funding.
 
As the deadline for submitting application is approaching (20 October 2015), we would be grateful if you could disseminate this information to potential contestants. A high-level jury will evaluate and select the three winners who will be announced in 2016.
 
Please read the leaflet for more information and visit our website www.ec.europa.eu/women-innovators.
 
We thank you in advance for your cooperation.

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Space Girls Space Women: space through the eyes of women

Posted By Administration, 18 September 2015
Learn about this project supported by the European Space Agency: http://www.spacewomen.org/

Tags:  ESA  space 

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Gender discussions at Opening Doors 15

Posted By Administration, 14 September 2015

Does school culture affect student choice?
Gender discussions at Opening Doors Conference 2015 on 20 October 2015: goo.gl/U1LkKn

Tags:  conferences  gender equality  IOP 

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'Put Barbie back in her box'

Posted By Administration, 04 September 2015
An interview of Dame Athene Donald in the NZ Herald: http://m.nzherald.co.nz/lifestyle/news/article.cfm?c_id=6&objectid=11507976

Tags:  gender stereotypes 

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