Volunteer for the 2nd annual Brilliant and Beautiful Foundation S.M.A.R.T Scholars Science Workshop for Girls: The Fashion of Science. Saturday, August 2, 2014 at NC State University’s Friday Institute from 8:30am to 2:30pm.
The weekend of April 24-27 2014, Rho Tau volunteers manned a booth at the 2014 USA Science and Engineering festival in conjunction with GWIS volunteers from all over the USA! We performed DNA extractions for over 1300 kids(!); explained how DNA works; and talked to many of the 30,000+ teachers, parents, and students about GWIS. See below for Continue reading
Rho Tau Chapter Officer Elections Are Now Open! GWIS Members, click this link to cast your vote. Please vote by June 30th. Meet the Rho Tau members running for election: President – Shraddha Desai, PhD Shraddha is a postdoctoral associate at Duke University. Her love for science began when she was introduced to the world of biochemistry Continue reading
Volunteer with the Carolina Tiger Rescue on June 14 and get a free tour of the lions, tigers, leopards, cougars, and more!
*******We did it!!! We raised $1435, well over our goal of $1000, with our ‘This is what a scientist looks like’ T-shirt Fundraiser to put towards science education and outreach to K-12 students, professional development opportunities for local scientists, science festivals, career fairs, and promotion of gender equality in the sciences. And its all thanks to you!!! Continue reading
Rho Tau is seeking nominations for Officers for 2014-2015, now through May 31, 2014 Officer positions include President, Vice-President, Treasurer, Secretary, and Liason. If you are interested in serving the Rho Tau chapter and the RTP community, promoting science education, helping scientists mature professionally, making solid connections with other scientific organization leaders, diversifying your resume, and Continue reading
The 2014 Annual 93rd GWIS Conference will be held at East Bank of the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis Campus. Thursday (6/26) and Friday (6/27) will be the National Business Meetings. All members are invited to attend. National Council is 6/26, and Grand Chapter is 6/27 and each meeting is in the Campus Club which is on the 4th floor of the Coffman Memorial Union.
Help Rho Tau assemble and package DNA extraction kits for the USA Science and Engineering Festival on Thursday April 3rd at 6PM.
Join fellow Rho Tau members for a fun night of dinner and science trivia at the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences, Daily Planet Cafe in Raleigh. We’ll meet at the Cafe for dinner at 5:30, secure our table, and show off our science knowledge during the science-themed trivia! When: 5:30 – 8:30 Thursday, March Continue reading
Join fellow Rho Tau chapter members for our second networking potluck to discuss Lean In.