Women in Science Project
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(Located in a two-story white frame house)
Phone: (603) 646-3690
News and Events Archive: May 2010
- WISP Lunch with Dr. Fran Bagenal
When: Thursday, May 20, 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Where: 212 Collis
RSVP: Blitz WISP by Tuesday, May 18.
Please join us at 4:00 p.m. that day for her keynote at the Symposium! 19th Annual Wetterhahn Science Poster Symposium: Keynote Address: Thursday, May 20, 4:00 p.m., 104 Wilder, "Erupting Volcanoes and Dazzling Auroras: Exploring the Planets."
- Friday, April 9: Poster Registration — Students may begin registering their poster titles online for the Wetterhahn Symposium.
- Tuesday, May 4, 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m., Carson 061: Poster Prep Sessions — With support from Library staff members, WISP will host an Intro to Symposium and hands-on “Poster Prep Session,” with PowerPoint designed to help interns and other participating students prepare their posters for the Wetterhahn Symposium. There will be additional time from 7:00 pm to 7:30 for those who are interested in getting started or receiving more information.
- Wednesday, May 12, 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. in Carson 061: This follow-up drop-in help session will be offered for those who would like further assistance with their Symposium poster preparation. Library staff will be on hand to help. Note: Carson 061 is equipped with 20 Dell Optiplex computers running Windows XP Professional and Office 2007. If students have a strong preference for working on a Macintosh, they can bring a laptop to the sessions.
- Friday, May 7: Symposium Poster Titles Due — Symposium poster titles are due **Sponsors and assistant sponsors are expected to help interns develop a poster title and guide their poster presentation.
- Thursday, May 20 - Friday, May 21: 19th Annual Wetterhahn Science Symposium — The 19th Annual Wetterhahn Science Symposium.
Key Note Speaker, Dr. Fran Bagenal
Dr. Fran Bagenal is Professor of Astrophysical and Planetary Sciences in the Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics at the University of Colorado, Boulder. Her primary Dr. Fran Bagenal's research interests are the magnetic fields of planets, the charged particles trapped by these fields and their interactions with planetary moons. She has worked on several NASA space missions to the outer solar system, from Voyager's grand tour of Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus and Neptune to the New Horizons probe that will fly past Pluto in 2015. Dr Bagenal was born and raised in England and came to the US to earn her Ph.D. in Earth and Planetary Sciences at MIT.