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Women in STEM: A Report from the Front Lines
Women in STEM: A Report from the Front Lines
WhenWednesday, Oct. 15, 2014, 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.
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2014 Women in Science and Engineering Fall Lecture
One woman's journey in engineering and science:
A report from the front lines

Featuring Blythe Towal,
Engineer and scientist
Noted Forbes Science & Healthcare 30 Under 30
2011 L'Oréal USA For Women in Science Fellow

Registration is free, but required! Register now.

Please note the room change. Now in HUB 250.

Dr. Towal shares her journey to become a nationally recognized engineer and scientist and her observations of how the working environment is evolving and improving for women in STEM. 

Dr. Towal has worked in government labs, universities, research institutes, and industry. She has built robots, studied how rats use whiskers to sense their environment, modeled the human visual system, and developed industry-leading applications of biologically inspired computation.

Dr. Towal is looking forward to answering questions at the lecture. Attendees are invited to submit questions in advance.

Reception immediately following lecture.

Campus locationStudent Union Building (HUB)
Campus room250
Event typesLectures/Seminars
Event sponsorsUW WiSE and Qualcomm
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