On a chilly Saturday morning, GWIS Research Triangle members, officers and friends convened at the Durham Branch of the Food Bank to spend 3 hours sorting through cans donated to the Food Bank during can day at the NC State Fair. That’s right, in case you were wondering where those cans end up – they Continue reading
Join us at the 6th Annual Charity Casino Night on Thursday December 5th at 7:30 pm at Research Square in Durham NC. Donate to local charity benefiting children and enjoy free food and drinks!
November is the month of giving thanks, good food, and family. Volunteer with GWIS – Research Triangle Chapter at the Durham Branch of the Food Bank.
Our annual Spooky Science Trivia Night for 2019 killed! Contestants wore themed costumes and answered 55 spooky science questions in teams of 3-6 people, enjoying brews and snacks—and of course candy—during our two-hour event. Teams chose inventive names such as the “8th Year Grad Students” and “Witches Be Crazy”. On their way to jail, a Continue reading
TechnoQuest is a STEM exploration day run by Girl Scouts North Carolina – Coastal Pines. This event is made possible by generous support from the Duke Energy Foundation. This event serves girls in 6th through 12th grades.
You can help be a part of this great event to further the cause of women in STEM by volunteering in two ways: Speed Mentoring and Activity Facilitator
Join GWIS Research Triangle for a Halloween-themed Science Trivia at Raleigh Brewing Company! Test your knowledge on science, Halloween, and of course our favorite topic: WOMEN IN STEM! Bragging rights and prizes for the team that finishes first! Costumes are strongly encouraged and prizes for best costume await you! Teams of up to five are Continue reading
Wake Audubon Evening Meeting: URBAN WILDLIFE ENCOUNTERS Tuesday, September 10, 2019, 7:15 PM to 9:15 PM Nature Research Center at NC Museum of Science; 121 W Jones St, Raleigh, NC 27601 · Raleigh, NC Close Encounters of the Wildlife Kind: Mapping Human-Wildlife Interactions in North Carolina The NC Wildlife Resources Commission fields complaints about wildlife Continue reading
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.