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Women's History Month - A Time to Reflect and Be Inspired

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In celebration of women’s history month, we highlight some of the women whose hard work and tenacity have inspired us and made an impact on our past, present and future.

I Can Bring About Change

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Research is still often a male-dominated world - but that's changing gradually. Emma Schierbaum is a Baylab manager in Reading, UK, and wants to get other women interested in science.

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Research is still often a male-dominated world - but that's changing gradually. Emma Schierbaum is a Baylab manager in Reading, UK, and wants to get other women interested in science.

The Women of Mars: Life Is Sweet for Lisa Saxon Reed and the Sensory Team

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Making a living from tasting chocolate and helping to create exciting new flavors for products all over the globe may sound like a fantasy for many, but for Lisa Saxon Reed, Global Director of Sensory at Mars Wrigley, it’s what she does every day. “By far my favorite thing,” she said, “is really living eight-year-old Lisa’s dream of getting paid to try chocolate, and make it a little bit better.” 

Intel Brings First WiSci Girls STEAM Camp to the U.S.

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WiSci (Women in science) Girls STEAM Camp brings together a group of girls, from middle school or high school, who have the same mindset for learning essential STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, and math) skills. Important skills include understanding their core values, presenting themselves professionally, and cultivating speaking skills.

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Women in Science: Call for A Diverse and Inclusive Workforce

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"I don’t want to live in a world that is dominated and dictated by men. And it would be stupid to forget 50% of the global workforce that can contribute", says Royal DSM CEO Feike Sijbesma.

Meet the Scientist: Jennifer Lippens, Post-doctoral Fellow at Amgen Thousand Oaks

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This profile is a part of the Amgen Foundation’s “Meet the Scientists” series, where we invite students and teachers to learn more about a scientist at Amgen and the work they do to create lifesaving medicines. Join the conversation by sharing your own experiences with @AmgenFoundation and @Amgen.

Celebrate #WomenScienceDay With This Special Discount

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In honor of International Day of Women and Girls in Science, we’re offering a special discount for our upcoming International Women’s Day Forum! Get 25% off your registration using discount code SCIENCE4ALL.

The Case for More Women in Data Science

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Editor’s Note: From time to time we like to feature guest bloggers who we feel can bring an interesting perspective to our readers.

Elsevier Foundation Awards 2013 Grants to Champion Libraries in Developing Countries and Women in Science

$700,000 awarded to Innovative Libraries, New Scholars and Nurse Faculty Programs
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Amsterdam, December 9, 2013 /3BL Media/ – The Elsevier Foundation announced today the 2013 grant recipients for the Innovative Libraries in Developing Countries and New Scholars award programs. In total, $700,000 has been committed to ten institutions around the world in addition to five ongoing multiyear grants and the Nurse Faculty program. The Elsevier Foundation is funded by Elsevier, a global provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services.

Elsevier Foundation Awards 2013 Grants to Champion Libraries in Developing Countries and Women in Science

$700,000 awarded to Innovative Libraries, New Scholars and Nurse Faculty Programs
Press Release

Amsterdam, December 9, 2013 /3BL Media/ – The Elsevier Foundation announced today the 2013 grant recipients for the Innovative Libraries in Developing Countries and New Scholars award programs. In total, $700,000 has been committed to ten institutions around the world in addition to five ongoing multiyear grants and the Nurse Faculty program. The Elsevier Foundation is funded by Elsevier, a global provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services.

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