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Chapter Election Results Are In!

Congratulations to our 2016-2017 Officers and Board Members:

President: Christina Love
Past-president: Evann Rogers
President-elect: Christine Kane
Vice President: Sue Ng
Treasurer: Krista Bledsoe
Secretary: Jessica Deckman

Mentoring Chair: Simone Temporal
Membership Chair: Jessica Monteith
Communications Chair: Ellie Brown
Graduate Student and Postdoctoral Fellow Liaison: Sonali Jalan
Webmaster: Ellie Cantor

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AWIS-PHL at the Philly Science Carnival

The 2016 Awards Dinner

Start Talking Science

We invite you to present your research at Start Talking Science 2016, Tuesday, September 27, 2016, 6-8pm, at the Chemical Heritage Foundation, 315 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA.

This is a free, public event where STEM researchers present non-technical posters to local students and the community. See this flyer and our website ( for more information.

Submission Deadline: May 20, 2016.

About Start Talking Science: We aim to increase the public awareness of -- and interest in -- cutting-edge Philadelphia research in order to make STEM more accessible. We hope to foster insightful conversations and connections while strengthening the communication skills of researchers.


Save the Date: August 23, 2016 - Mentoring Circles Kick-Off

Donna Dean, former AWIS president, independent consultant, and author of Getting the Most out of Your Mentoring Relationships, will speak on on leadership, mentoring, and career development strategies.