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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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    BWIS Lecture Series

    Presented by TBA

    4 pm, TBA

    Thursday, June 17, 2021, 4:00 pm

    Hosted by: Vivian Stojanoff

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    BNL Pride Alliance/BWIS Talk

    "Laurel Hiatt: "They/Them in STEM: Or How I (Sort of) Stopped Worrying and (More or Less) Learned to Love Being Out""

    Laurel Hiatt, University of Utah School of Medicine

    3 pm, Videoconference / Virtual Event

    Wednesday, June 23, 2021, 3:00 pm

    Laurel Hiatt, an MD/PhD student at the University of Utah School of Medicine, will talk about their experience as a transgender person in the science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) field on Wednesday, June 23, at 3 p.m. All are invited. This talk is sponsored by BNL Pride Alliance and Brookhaven Women in Science (BWIS).