As the temperatures rise, it is time once again to visit our wonderful friends at the Duke Lemur Center! This year, GWIS – RT is teaming up with Duke Lemur Center to bring to you the Lemurs Live Twilight Tour. As the sun sets and temperatures cool, lemurs become increasingly lively and their energy levels peak.
After a very successful 2018-2019 year for our chapter and for our officers, Graduate Women in Science 2019-2020 is asking you to vote for your new officers for the upcoming year. A few familiar faces that love contributing to GWIS and a few new faces who will definitely enjoy their time as officers.
Spring Into STEM™: Today’s Students, Tomorrow’s Scientists, a science outreach event for middle school girls, took place on April 27, 2019. The event was hosted by Young Women In Bio RTP (YWIB), Graduate Women In Science – Research Triangle Chapter (GWIS – RT), and North Carolina Central University’s Biomanufacturing Research Institute and Technology Enterprise (BRITE) Center.
Are you interested in making an impact in STEM outreach in the Triangle area in North Carolina? Then you might be just the person GWIS Research Triangle is looking for to be a part of the 2019-2020 GWIS RT Leadership Team!
We are excited to announce our continued collaboration with Young Women in Bio RTP (Young WIB) and Biomanufacturing Research Institute and Technology Enterprise (BRITE) at North Carolina Central University to host the 2019 Spring Into STEM™: Today’s Students, Tomorrow’s Scientists. This is a science outreach event for middle school girls that will be held at BRITE on Saturday, April 27 from 9am – 12 noon. Volunteers can sign up here!
We invite all our members and friends of GWIS Research Triangle to volunteer at the Durham Branch of the Food Bank with us as a group. This is a special volunteer activity specifically for you to attend as a part of the GWIS – RT contingent!
Join GWIS – RT for a fun afternoon of painting, wine and relaxation with our Paint N Sip event!
Research Triangle, NC Chapter of Graduate Women in Science (GWIS) has established a travel award in honor of Dr. Jennifer Leigh Ingram. This award is given to defray some of the costs that female graduate students incur while traveling to national or other major scientific meetings where they are presenting the results of their research.
Thursday, December 6 was a cold night, with traffic conditions being their usual self. However, this didn’t stop so many of our GWIS-RT friends and supporters from showing up to our 5th Annual Charity Casino Night. From the open bar to the delicious fried chicken, everyone who attended really had a great time. Of course, Continue reading
5th Annual Charity Casino Night on Thursday, December 6, 2018at Research Square, Durham NC Join GWIS-RT at the 5th Annual Charity Casino Night on Thursday December 6th at 7 pm at Research Square in Durham NC(601 W Main St Suite 102, Durham, NC 27701). Donate to local children, show off your poker skills, and network Continue reading