Diversity in STM

A life’s journey comes full circle for this woman in science

April 11th, 2019
Published under: Diversity in STM, Multimedia Center, News

Ethnobotanist Narel Paniagua-Zambrana of Bolivia turned her dream into a life’s work; then something happened to cast her into the […]

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Teaching data science through the lens of social justice issues

March 21st, 2019
Published under: Diversity in STM, News

Girls Inc. of New York City and the Elsevier Foundation partner to teach girls data analytics skills. When Esther, a […]

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Elsevier at #AAASmtg: live updates with award-winning women in science

February 14th, 2019
Published under: Diversity in STM, Media Coverage, Multimedia Center, News, Research in Developing Countries

5 researchers from developing countries are preparing to accept the 2019 OWSD-Elsevier Foundation Award for their work in the physical […]

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How Gender Summits have shaped Elsevier’s role in the research community

June 20th, 2018
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Elsevier CEO Ron Mobed talks about the importance of gender diversity in science Diversity in research leads to better science. Better […]

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This scientist has made a career of confronting failures

March 9th, 2018
Published under: Diversity in STM, News

As an environmental researcher, Dr. Dawn Fox of Guyana finds ways to turn “trash into treasure” – literally and figuratively […]

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These are the 2018 winners of the OWSD-Elsevier Foundation Award for Early-Career Women Scientists in the Developing World. Learn more about them here – and meet them at AAAS.

Elsevier at #AAASmtg: live updates with Women in Science winners

February 23rd, 2018
Published under: Diversity in STM, Multimedia Center

AUSTIN, Texas — They’ve journeyed halfway around the globe to world’s largest science conference, and now – jet lag aside – […]

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Five women scientists in developing countries win 2018 OWSD-Elsevier Foundation Awards

February 15th, 2018
Published under: Diversity in STM, News, Press Releases

  Early-career researchers living and working in Bangladesh, Cameroon, Ecuador, Guyana, and Indonesia have been recognized for their work in […]

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Makerspace creates tech opportunities for young people

December 18th, 2017
Published under: Diversity in STM, News

A bag to prevent backpain. A speaker that cools your drinks. A drone that delivers emergency supplies. Trainers that play […]

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NPR features Elsevier Foundation winner as world’s most “unstoppable scientist”

June 23rd, 2017
Published under: Diversity in STM, News

Dr. Eqbal Dauqan became a refugee after winning the 2014 Elsevier Foundation Award for Women Scientists in the Developing World […]

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In higher ed, it’s not enough to “fix the numbers” of women in STEM

June 20th, 2017
Published under: Diversity in STM, News

GenderInSITE-Elsevier Foundation workshop explored the challenges of integrating the gender dimension into STEM higher education In most countries, women are […]

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