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AASWomen Newsletter for August 09, 2019

9 Aug 2019, 18:00 UTC
AASWomen Newsletter for August 09, 2019
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AAS Committee on the Status of Women AAS Committee on the Status of WomenIssue of August 09, 2019eds: Nicolle Zellner, Heather Flewelling, Maria Patterson, and JoEllen McBride Rose O'Halloran, from item 2 This week's issues:1. Summary of the Symposium Honoring Vera Rubin2. 'Can teach men' - The story of Irish astronomer Rose O'Halloran3. UW professor Ann Nelson remembered as brilliant physicist, advocate for diversity in science4. Distinguished chemist Polly Arnold appointed as chemical sciences director at Berkeley Lab5. How gender bias excludes women from international scientific collaboration6. After Investigation, Neil deGrasse Tyson Will Keep His Job7. Student evaluations of teaching are not only unreliable, they are significantly biased against female instructors8. Why we need to keep talking about equality in physics9. Study suggests use of gender-neutral terms to describe people leads to gender equality10. Job Opportunities11. How to Submit to the AASWomen Newsletter12. How to Subscribe or Unsubscribe to the AASWomen Newsletter13. Access to Past Issues of the AASWomen Newsletter1. Summary of the Symposium Honoring Vera RubinFrom: JoEllen McBride via womeninastronomy.blogspot.comA symposium honoring the legacy of Vera Rubin was held at Georgetown University June 24-26, 2019. Rubin, who passed away in 2016, was a pioneer in astronomy who used measurements ...

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