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Updated: CSWA Activities at the January 2018 AAS meeting

9 Jan 2018, 20:00 UTC
Updated: CSWA Activities at the January 2018 AAS meeting
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The Committee on the Status of Women in Astronomy (CSWA) is sponsoring two events at the American Astronomical Society's (AAS) winter meeting in January. Both are scheduled for Thursday, January 11. In addition, CSWA member Christina Richey will be giving a talk during the "Status of the Astronomy Workforce" session Thursday morning. Here are a few details:Session 365. Status of the Astronomy WorkforcePotomac Ballroom C, 10:30 – 10:45 a.m.CSWA Workplace Climate Survey: Gender and Racial Harassment in Planetary Science and AstronomyDr. Christina RicheySession 335. The AAS Committee on the Status of Women: Then and Now and Where Do We Go from Here?Potomac 1-2, 2:00 – 3:30 p.m.How We Got from Then (1971 ) to Now - The Annie Jump Cannon Award and the First Working Group on the Status of Women in AstronomyDr. Roberta Humphreys Panel: Where Are We Now and Where Do We Go From Here?Moderator: Dr. Nancy MorrisonPanelists: Drs. Jarita Holbrook, Maria Patterson, Jane Rigby, Meg UrryCSWA Meet & Greet6:30 PM - 7:30 PM; National Harbor 13Meet the CSWA members & each other – refreshments will be served!!Finally, please stop by the AAS booth during the meeting. As a part of launching our new governance model, all the ...

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