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Association for Women in Science: Greater Baltimore Chapter

We are a local non-profit chapter of AWIS committed to supporting the advancement of women in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) in the Greater Baltimore area. We provide opportunities to participate in mentoring, career development, and leadership activities throughout Baltimore. AWIS, the national advocacy organization established in 1971, proudly champions the interests of women in STEM across all disciplines and employment sectors.

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Become an Official Member of AWIS 
Benefits include discounted or free admission to our Baltimore events, resources from AWIS National, and exclusive professional networking opportunities for women in science. Your membership dues allow us to organize events that provide opportunities for you. More information on officially becoming a member of AWIS can be found in our Membership section. More information about the national organization for the Association for Women in Science can be found at www.awis.org

Join our AWIS Baltimore Executive Board
More information can be found in the Executive Board section of our website. If you'd like to share ideas or want to join our leadership team, please email awisbaltimore@gmail.com 

Upcoming Events

Learn about Upcoming Events: You can find more details below, on Instagram, on Facebook, or in our Events section. Photos from previous events can be found in our Gallery. We also encourage you to Contact Us if you know of an event, would like to plan something, or would like to work with us.

Announcements and Events

  • Details about our Announcements can also be found in the Events section.
  • 2020-06-05: B'more Women in STEM vs. COVID-19 We are beyond excited to announce our next event: “B’more Women in STEM vs. COVID-19”, a virtual panel featuring the women in STEM behind important #COVID19 research currently ongoing in Baltimore. Come hear #womenscientists of different #STEM disciplines (epidemiology, microbiology, chemistry, computer science) discuss their work, which includes making a smartphone app that tracks COVID-19 hotspots, analyzing data on COVID-19 prejudice against Chinese-Americans, and searching for potential vaccines and therapeutics against COVID-19. This event will be held virtually over Zoom and is open to members AND non-members! Be sure to register with the Eventbrite link to receive the Zoom link & share with your fellow #womeninSTEM! Join us on June 5th to hear these ...
    Posted Jun 4, 2020, 10:51 AM by Issel Anne Lim
  • 2020-01-19: Black History Month: Meetup with Dr. Mae Jemison, Book Club with Angela Saini We’re excited to announce two events in February in honor of #blackhistorymonth. Be sure to register on the Eventbrite pages (on our FB & Twitter pages) and share with your friends! 1) Feb 19: 👩🏾‍🚀🚀A meetup and lecture by the incredible Dr. Mae Jemison! Dr. Jemison is the first black woman to travel in space. Trained as an engineer, dancer, AND medical doctor, Dr. Jamison is a member U.S. National Academy of Medicine, Fortune 500 companies boards, and the National Women’s Hall of Fame. We will meetup at @cafefili at 5:30 to meet old friends and make new ones, then walk to Enoch Pratt Library at 6:30 to attend Dr. Jemison’s lecture. 2) Feb 29 ...
    Posted Jun 4, 2020, 10:50 AM by Issel Anne Lim
  • 2020-01-30: The Truth About Women & Finance We’re excited to announce the first of our 2020 events! We’ll be hosting Alexandra S. Jamieson, a certified financial planner, on January 30th at @prattlibrary. Ms. Jamieson will be talking to us about the realities of women’s finances and recommend ways to take control of your own wealth! Event is free and open to members AND non-members. Invite some friends and join us on January 30th! Be sure to register on the Eventbrite page (link is in on Twitter & Facebook pages) https://www.instagram.com/p/B6tD-CgJ7ff/ https://www.instagram.com/p/B8CLNnnpuiJ/
    Posted Jun 4, 2020, 10:49 AM by Issel Anne Lim
  • 2019-10-25: Maryland STEM Festival On October 25, AWIS Baltimore had booth at the Maryland STEM Festival as part of their MS Girl STEM Empowerment Program. AWIS members talked to young women at Deer Park Middle Magnet School about our different careers in STEM and all the opportunities STEM has to offer. Thank you to the Maryland STEM Festival for having us and giving us the chance to talk to these brilliant young future scientists! https://www.instagram.com/p/B4U_2fSpQpX/
    Posted Jun 4, 2020, 10:49 AM by Issel Anne Lim
  • 2019-10-29: Career Panel: Women in STEM (JHU Carey Business School) JHU Carey Business School will be hosting a Women in STEM panel on Tue, 10/29 from 5-8 pm.The event is open to the public and free charge but all guests must register to attend.Attendees will hear from a panel of women in STEM who are navigating challenges and excelling in traditionally male-dominated fields, including President ofAWIS Baltimore, Dr. Aparna Shah! The panel discussion will be followed by a networking reception. Check our Facebook or Twitter page for the link to register!#womeninscience #womeninSTEM #womeninengineering #womeninmath #womenintech #baltimore #baltimorecity #baltimoresciencehttps://www.instagram.com/p/B4BennvJcQo/https://www.instagram.com/p/B4QX-MVJUPY/
    Posted Jun 3, 2020, 7:43 PM by Issel Anne Lim
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