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Undergraduate and graduate women in physics are welcome to attend a 2-hour seminar on Sunday, April 15 from 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. The seminar, led by Evie Downie, professor of physics at George Washington University, will focus on professional skills that students can use to negotiate a position in academia, industry, or at a national lab; interact positively on teams and with a mentor or advisor; think tactically, articulate goals, enhance their personal presence; and develop alliances. Register at the Diversity Events page by March 16.
Women postdocs, faculty, and scientists are welcome to register for the Professional Skills Development Workshop for Women held on Friday, April 13 from 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. The workshop will have two sessions running concurrently, led by Yvette Huet and Nancy Houfek, and is designed to provide knowledge on persuasive communication skills, negotiation practices, and effective leadership tools. Travel funding is available. Register at the Diversity Events page by March 9.
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