Symposium for Women in the Sciences - Register Now!

Deadline to register is November 13.
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DATE: December 5, 2009

TIME: Noon-3:30

LOCATION: Days Inn on Pugh Street, State College

*FEE: $5 for students and includes a lunch buffet!*

The annual SWIS Conference is for undergraduate students interested in pursuing a career in the science, technology, engineering, or mathematics (STEM) fields.

The 2009 Symposium features:

· Keynote speaker, Dr. Jean Brenchley, Professor of Microbiology and Biotechnology

· “Leadership and Communication” workshop; and

· "Women in the Workplace” discussion

*NEW THIS YEAR:* AWIS members are volunteering to host non-University Park student attendees of the conference that wish to travel to University Park Friday night (December 4^th ). Housing is limited and will be available on a first-come, first-served basis. If interested, please be sure to check "Non-University Park Housing Request" on the registration form.

*TO REGISTER:* visit www.equity/ or print and complete the attached registration form.

*REGISTRATION DEADLINE:* *November 13, 2009.*

SWIS is organized by /The Association for Women in Science, Penn State-University Park Chapter/ and sponsored by Norfolk Southern, Women in the Sciences and Engineering (WISE) Institute, and UPAC.