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    Monday, March 16, 2009

    To increase Brookhaven National Laboratory's awareness of the accomplishments of women in science and to provide its members with role models of their own, Brookhaven Women in Science (BWIS) assists in the development of policies and practices which enhance the quality of life for Lab employees; promotes a long-term commitment to diversity in Lab staff; promotes the advancement of women in scientific and technical careers; provides a forum for the exchange of scientific, technical, and professional information; encourages students to consider careers in science, mathematics, engineering, and technology; and supports each other's efforts on the job, and encourages each other's successes.

BWIS Mission

Brookhaven Women in Science (BWIS) is a diverse and inclusive community that promotes equal opportunity and advancement for all women in support of world-class science.

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    Gertrude S. Goldhaber Award Ceremony

    12 pm, Large Seminar Room, Bldg. 510

    Wednesday, July 3, 2019, 12:00 pm

    Brookhaven Women in Science is pleased to present this year's Gertrude Scharff Goldhaber Award to Brooke Russell. The Gertrude S. Goldhaber Prize was established to honor Gertrude Scharff-Goldhaber for her outstanding contributions in the field of nuclear physics and her support of women in science, and to recognize substantial promise and accomplishment by a woman graduate student in physics. This event is open to the public. Refreshments will be provided.