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AASWomen Newsletter for October 13, 2017

13 Oct 2017, 17:00 UTC
AASWomen Newsletter for October 13, 2017
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AAS Committee on the Status of Women AAS Committee on the Status of WomenIssue of October 13, 2017eds: Nicolle Zellner, Heather Flewelling, Cristina Thomas, and Maria PattersonThis week's issues:1. Ada Lovelace Day Honors "the First Computer Programmer"2. Don't count yourself out: reminder about fellowship qualification exceptions3. Before and after: Women finally get their due in STEM stock photos4. The female code-breakers who were left out of history books5. Job Opportunities6. How to Submit to the AASWomen Newsletter7. How to Subscribe or Unsubscribe to the AASWomen Newsletter8. Access to Past Issues of the AASWomen Newsletter1. Ada Lovelace Day Honors "the First Computer Programmer"From: Maria Patterson [mtpatter_at_uw.edu]This past Tuesday was Ada Lovelace Day, a day to celebrate Ada Lovelace and women’s achievements in math, science, and engineering. Read about Ada Lovelace's "short but consequential" life as the "first computer programmer" in the 1800's at https://blogs.scientificamerican.com/observations/ada-lovelace-day-honors-the-first-computer-programmer Back to top.2. Don't count yourself out: reminder about fellowship qualification exceptionsFrom: Katey Alatalo [kalatalo_at_stsci.edu]There seem to be a lot of people who do not know this, so I am hoping to raise the volume before it is too late so people know this exists: This needs to be on blast: for my friends applying for fellowships ...

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