Why we still need to talk about diversity in science – Dr Jess Wade
Free Guest Lecture – Wednesday 11 December 18.30 – 19.30, University of Surrey
Dr Jess Wade is an enthusiastic scientist, Wikipedian, high profile campaigner and inspiring role model for young people. Jess has worked tirelessly to promote gender equality in STEM. Amongst many prizes and honours for her work on promoting diversity, she was recently awarded a British Empire medal.
‘One of Nature’s ’10 people who matter in Science’ 2018, she made the resolution to make a Wikipedia page every day of 2018 to highlight the often underacknowledged work of women, LGBT and scientists of colour’.
Date: Wednesday 11 December 2019
Festive Drinks Reception: 5.30-6.30pm
Venue: Austin Pearce Lecture Theatre 3&4, University of Surrey, Guildford, GU2 7XH
Places are limited so please register for your FREE ticket here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/79317533879