Women + Allies Luncheon: Monday, May 11 @12:00-14:00
Come learn about gender equity and actionable ways you can support women in science. Tania Van Loon of the Belgium Women in Science (BeWiSe) organization will open with a presentation on the current state of gender equity in Europe. Local experts will facilitate small group discussions covering best practices for supporting women in science. This luncheon is open to all meeting attendees.
Science Communication Workshop: Tuesday, May 12 @12:00-14:00
Join us for an interactive, science communication lunch facilitated by Dr. Jan Kunnen of Solutio. Dr. Kunnen will discuss his transition from academia to science education and outreach, science teaching pedagogy, and lead the group through two hands-on activities (using microbits and LEGO-train). The workshop will close with a review of IceCube specific materials developed for the South Pole Experiment Contest.