Elevating Women in Science

Tuesday, July 26, 2022 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Speaker: Stephanie Stack, Pacific Whale Foundation

Advance Registration Required

Event Details


Head and shoulders photo of a young woman wearing a scarf and a black and gray cap, with the ocean behind her
Photo: Pacific Whale Foundation

On the journey from student to scientist, there are pivotal moments where women stop pursuing STEM careers – a phenomenon that researchers have dubbed “the leaky pipeline.” Stephanie Stack, chief biologist with the Pacific Whale Foundation, has first-hand experience balancing motherhood with a fulltime career in science. In a special bonus lecture, she explains the barriers that exist to women progressing in their STEM careers and how we can work together to improve this situation.

This webinar will be recorded! By signing up on Zoom, you'll be able to watch the live event and receive a link to the recording a few days after it airs. Closed captioning will be available at the live webinar and on the recording. The Earth Optimism lecture series airs live on Zoom every third Tuesday of the month at 7pm Eastern, from January through October.

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