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AASWomen Newsletter for October 27, 2017

27 Oct 2017, 19:00 UTC
AASWomen Newsletter for October 27, 2017
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AAS Committee on the Status of WomenIssue of October 27, 2017eds: Nicolle Zellner, Heather Flewelling, Cristina Thomas, and Maria PattersonThis week's issues:1. Yet Another Potential Roadblock for Women's Career Advancement2. AAS Code of Ethics Committee3. Zonta International Amelia Earhart Fellowship Applications Now Being Accepted4. Forces of nature: great women who changed science5. Study finds bias against female candidates who have partners6. Changing the Curve: Women in Computing7. Job Opportunities8. How to Submit to the AASWomen Newsletter9. How to Subscribe or Unsubscribe to the AASWomen Newsletter10. Access to Past Issues of the AASWomen Newsletter-------------------------------------------------------------------------------1. Yet Another Potential Roadblock for Women's Career AdvancementFrom: Patricia Knezek via womeninastronomy.blogspot.comOn October 9th an article was released in Science Daily reporting that a study published in "Sex Roles" entitled "Dads are often having fun while moms work around the house." As noted in the summary, "For the first time, researchers have evidence of exactly what dads are doing while moms are taking care of housework or tending to their child. The results will be disappointing for those who expected more gender equity in modern society."Find more information athttp://womeninastronomy.blogspot.com/2017/10/yet-another-potential-roadblock-for.html-------------------------------------------------------------------------------2. AAS Code of Ethics CommitteeFrom: Angela Speck [speckan_at_missouri.edu]The AAS has recently implemented a new Code of Ethics as ...

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