Grads & Undergrads: AWIS Monthly Program Presents: A Networking & Happy Hour Event

Seattle AWIS Featured Event

Seattle AWIS Monthly Program Presents:

A Networking & Happy Hour Event Wednesday, Jan 18, 6:00 p.m.

Come meet and reconnect with other AWIS members for our first event of 2017, at Art Marble 21 in South Lake Union. If you’ve been wondering how to become more involved or how to join, meet with board members to find out about the opportunities and benefits of an AWIS membership. Happy hour goes until 6:00 PM so arrive early for your happy hour drink!

Event Schedule:
5:30 – 6:00 pm – Happy Hour
6:00 – 8:00 pm – Networking Session

Art Marble 21 in South Lake Union
731 Westlake Ave N
Seattle, WA 98109

AWIS meetings are FREE, and ALL are welcome –members, non-members, women and men!
Pre-registration is not required for this event.
For more information, visit Seattle AWIS Website

UPCOMING: Women of Color in STEM | Astrophysics (Tentative)

Date/Time: Wednesday, Feb 15, 2017, 6:00pm

Location: Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

For general information about our organizations, please visit our websites: Seattle AWIS
For additional event information, please email:

It Time to Submit Your Nominations for 2017 AWIS AWARD!

Nomination Deadline: Friday, Jan 27, 2017, 6:00pm

We are accepting nominations for the 2017 AWIS Awards honoring local women in two categories: Scientific Advancement in STEM and Excellence in Science Education/Outreach .

We have outstanding women in our STEM community that should be recognized! The nomination process is simple – visit 2017 Seattle AWIS Awards Page for more info.

Or view award details and get a copy of the 2017 award nomination form.

Calling ALL Volunteers – Fulfill Your Dreams, Serve Our Community

Volunteer for an AWIS Committee!

We invite you to share your ideas and talents and expand your network of colleagues by volunteering for an AWIS committee.
You can serve for an entire year or even just a single event or task!
All of our committees actively recruit throughout the year to help generate new ideas and engage our members. This helps us create programming, special events, and chapter tools that are tailored to our current, up-to-the-minute interests and recruit new members.
We hope to see all of our members take the opportunity to volunteer with a committee and more deeply engage our chapter.
We are eager to work with you!

To volunteer, contact any of our committees listed on the Committees Webpage.
Publicity | Banquet & Awards | GEMS | Scholarship | Newsletter | Membership | Group Mentoring | Events & Programs | Executive Board

Judges needed for TAF Academy’s STEM Expo

Date/Time: Saturday, Feb 4, 2017, 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Location: Saghalie Middle School (33914 19th Ave SW, Federal Way, WA 98023)

The TAF Academy’s STEM Expo showcases 6th-12th grade student projects in a wide range of STEM categories. People who have experience or some sort of STEM background are invited to serve as judges in their desired category.
Please Click Here to Register as a Judge .

For more information, email Sarah Wilkes at:

Mentors needed for NWABR BioEXPO students

Date: Now – Apr, 2017

The NWABR BioExpo takes place May 19th but high school students would like mentors to help select topics, provide resources and evaluate their projects between now and April.
Mentoring will take approx. 3-8 hrs and can be by email, skype or in person.

Please Click Here to view More information about the Expo and mentoring , or visit: Here to register as a mentor

For more information, email Janis Wignall at:

Community Event: Seattle Children’s Research Institute’s ground breaking celebration

Date/Time: Thursday Feb 2, 11:00 am
Location: 1920 Terry Ave, Seattle, WA98101

Join Seattle Children’s for Building Cure Groundbreaking Celebration with a lively ceremony that includes entertainment, delicious local food, interactive displays and activities. And don’t miss the opportunity to be a part of our GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ attempt!

For more details, RSVP Today.

Community Event: UW Women in Science and Engineering (WiSE) 26th Annual Conference

Date/Time: Saturday, Feb 18, 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Location: University of Washington Husky Union Building

The WiSE Conference is a celebration of women in engineering and science academics and careers. The day of educational and professional enrichment brings pre-college, undergraduate, and graduate students together with faculty, administrators, and professional women.

Please Click here to register online .

For more detail about the conference, please feel free to contact:

Become an AWIS Member or Chapter Supporter

We encourage you to become an AWIS member at the National and Chapter level in order to receive the full benefits of AWIS.

National AWIS membership- Junior Level (students and post-docs) and Professional Level

Chapter-only membership is available to high school, undergraduate and graduate students

We encourage non-members to become an official Seattle AWIS Supporter with a donation. Your donation will support our chapter programs and bring you special recognition. Go to Seattle AWIS Donate Page for information and the online donation link.

All links to membership forms can be found on the Membership Link


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