The RSC Celebrates International Women’s Day

The RSC proudly celebrates International Women’s Day with two exciting initiatives!

IANAS Women for Science Working Group

The IANAS Women for Science Working Group has produced a booklet containing beautifully illustrated biographical interviews with prominent women scientists from 16 of the IANAS Academies and affiliate organizations. The booklet will be available for download from the IANAS website as of March 8, 2013, International Women’s Day.

Twenty-First Century Feminism and the Academy Taboo Topic Forum 

The Royal Society of Canada and Western University will co-sponsor a one day symposium on the topic of “Twenty-First Century Feminism and the Academy.” This symposium is part of the Taboo Topic Forums initiative and will take place on October 19, 2013 at Western University. Read more about the event.