This section contains resources for professional development, life around Baltimore, and families.

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Professional Development

These resources aid in career development, professional advice, etc.

  • Women in Bio and AWIS Webinar: Cultivating Diversity: Propelling Your Success in STEM

    • Webinar uploaded as a PowerPoint Movie viewable in Google Drive (link found in the Downloads and Links section)

    • Date: 2013-02-26

      • Women in Bio and the Greater Baltimore Chapter of the Association for Women in Science (AWIS) are pleased to host presenters Ekemini Udofa and Deborah Gima. Tune in as they share their personal journeys and why cultivating diversity in STEM fields is critical to meeting today's greatest challenges. This event is geared towards college-aged adults to learn why diversity promotes and accelerates innovation in STEM research. That’s not all! Ekemini and Deborah will give advice and easy tips on propelling your personal and professional growth. They will focus on a theme of self-advocacy and how undergraduate and graduate students of diverse backgrounds can position themselves to be successful in pursuit of STEM careers. Join us for a resource-packed webinar and advice from two graduate students with first-hand experience on the subject matter.

    • Cultivating Diversity: Propelling Your Success in STEM — Movie on Google Drive [2013-02-26]

Regional Resources

We often partner with neighboring chapters: