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03.Sep.2013 9/24 Fall Research Conference

The University of Rochester 2nd Annual Fall Research Conference will take place on September 24th.   Date: September 24, 2013 Time: 11 AM – 2 PM Location: LeChase Hall, Room 215 The guest speaker, Dr. Margarita Dubocovich, will share best practices from her successful Collaborative Learning and Integrated Mentoring in the Biosciences (CLIMB) programs at the […]

05.Apr.2013 4/19 Lunch Discussion with Kathleen Perkins

Note: this event, originally planned for the Fall, had to be cancelled and we are happy to announce that we were able to reschedule it. Join us for a lunch discussion with Kathleen Perkins.   Friday, April 19th 11:45 AM – 12:45 PM Goergen 108     Kathleen Perkins is the Chair of the BIO5 […]

12.Mar.2013 3/30 Women in Music Festival

The Women in Engineering group has been invited to a special event occurring during the Women in Music Festival. Join the Women in Engineering group for a pre-concert lunch discussion with composer Melinda Wagner. Saturday, March 30, 2013 12:00 PM Ranlet Lounge, at the Eastman Theater   To follow: concert at Kilbourn Hall 2:00 PM   […]

18.Feb.2013 Women in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Entrepreneurship

A new group is being launched at the University of Rochester – the Women in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Entrepreneurship (WiSTEE) group. Its mission is to promote women leadership in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Entrepreneurship, bridge the gap between Science and Business, and provide a forum to learn, connect and lead. The kick-off event will take […]

13.Feb.2013 2/22 Lunch Discussion with Jessica DeGroote Nelson

Join us for a lunch discussion with Dr. Jessica DeGroote Nelson   Friday, February 22nd 12:00 – 12:50 PM Goergen 108       Jessica DeGroote Nelson is the Research and Development Manager of Optimax Systems, Inc., an optical components manufacturer dedicated to small volume, high quality and quick delivery. She joined Optimax in 2007 […]

08.Oct.2012 10/19 Lunch Discussion with Rachel Won

Join us for a lunch discussion with Dr. Rachel Won.   Friday, October 19 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Goergen 108     Rachel Won is a Senior Editor at Nature Photonics. Before joining Nature Photonics in 2006, Dr. Won worked for Aston University’s Business Partnership Unit in Birmingham, UK, as a research commercialization officer. She obtained […]

04.Oct.2012 10/15 Minorities and Women in OSA Breakfast

For those of you planning to attend the upcoming Frontiers in Optics conference (Rochester, NY Oct. 14-18), you won’t want to miss this event. Minorities and Women in OSA (MWOSA) Breakfast Monday, 15 October, 07:00 – 08:00 Grand Ballroom A, B, & C, Hyatt Regency Rochester The guest speaker is Mrs. Jennifer Kruschwitz, who won the […]

10.Apr.2012 4/16 Lunch Discussion with Candace Curran

Join us for a lunch discussion with Candace Curran, JD.   Monday, April 16 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Goergen 109       Candace Curran is an Associate at Harter Secrest & Emery LLP, where she practices in the litigation group. She will be discussing with us the legal aspects of job interviews and […]

27.Feb.2012 3/6 Coffee Break with Kristin Vogt

Join us for a special coffee time discussion with Kristin Vogt.   Tuesday, March 6 2:00 PM Goergen 109     Kristin Vogt is Product Marketing Manager for Edmund Optics. She received a B.S. in Biomedical Engineering with a concentration in Optics from the University of Rochester in 2005. She’s been with EO since then, […]

13.Jan.2012 1/19 Special Seminar by Dr. Angela Eggleston

A special seminar will take place on January 19th, sponsored by the NIH T32 Training Grant in Cellular, Biochemical and Molecular Sciences and Graduate Women in Science. SPEAKER: Angela Eggleston, Ph.D., Senior Editor, Biology, Nature Magazine, Boston, MA TOPIC:  Through the Looking Glass: Demystifying the Editorial Process of High-Impact Science Publishing LOCATION: Medical Center, Upper […]