WiP Meeting #2 (03/20/19)

Thanks to all who came to our second general meeting of the semester, and a huge thank you to our special guest speaker, Sarah Morgeson. The main topic of her talk was careers outside of academia and she also offered amazing advice on job interviews, applications and more.

Towards the end of the meeting, nominations were taken for 2019-2020 officer positions. If you missed the meeting and would still like to run for a position, contact Victoria Blackmon at victoria.blackmon@ttu.edu.

As a final note, T-Shirts are still on sale and any questions or interest can be directed to one of our officers.

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Conference for Undergraduate Women in Physics (CUWiP) (01/18/19 - 01/20/19)

This past weekend, six members of the Texas Tech Chapter had the privilege to attend the Conference for Undergraduate Women in Physics at Texas A&M Corpus Christi. We were able to network and convene with other women in physics as well as attend sessions and workshops to help develop professional skills.

Some of the many key speakers:

  • Dr. Kelly Nash

    Professor, Organizing Chair of CUWiP, University of Texas San Antonio

  • Dr. Fabiola Gianotti

    Director-General of CERN, the European Organisation for Nuclear Research

  • Dr. Gabriela González

    Professor, Physics and Astronomy, Louisiana State University

WiP Meeting #4 (05/03/18)

At our final meeting of the Spring 2018 semester, Dr. Jingyu Lin, Horn Professor at Texas Tech University, spoke to the group about her research in nanophotonics, semiconductors, and optoelectronics. WiP discussed topics such as Imposter Syndrome, stress management, and building self confidence. Following the meeting, WiP also hosted a "Soldering 101" Course for all who attended.

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Meeting Resources: Slides / Minutes / Pictures