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Día Internacional de la Mujer 2022: Igualdad de género hoy para un mañana sostenible

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March 8, 2022

Hoy es el Día Internacional de la Mujer, que celebra los logros sociales, económicos, culturales y políticos de las mujeres. También es un llamado para lograr la igualdad de género, también conocida como paridad de género, en todo el ... READ MORE

Category: UF/IFAS Extension, Work & Life
Tags: Climate Change, Environmental Sustainability, International Women's Day, Pgm_Marine

2022 International Women’s Day: Gender equality today for a sustainable tomorrow

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March 8, 2022

Today is International Women's Day, celebrating the social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women. And it is also a call to attain gender equality—also known as gender parity—around the globe. One way to measure gender ... READ MORE

Category: UF/IFAS Extension, Work & Life
Tags: Climate Change, Environmental Sustainability, International Women's Day, Pgm_Marine, Women

SFFGS Student Inspiring Youth in New Book Published by National Geographic


January 28, 2022

  Gabby Salazar is a social scientist, photographer and fourth-year doctoral student in the School of Forest, Fisheries and Geomatics Sciences. Her new book published by National Geographic is titled “No Boundaries: 25 Women Explorers ... READ MORE

Category: SFYL Hot Topic, Work & Life
Tags: Exploration, Featured, Gabby Salazar, International Women's Day, Kids, National Geographic, Science, Special Topics, STEM, Women, Youth

S.H.E. IS: Christine de Pizan, An Early Feminist at the End of the Middle Age


May 20, 2020

Christine de Pizan (1364 – 1430) is known as “the first woman who was able to support herself and her family as a writer.” At age 15, she married Etienne de Castel who sadly died a decade later. After his death, she was left with three ... READ MORE

Category: Professional Development, Work & Life
Tags: Christine De Pizan, Feminism, International Women's Day, Middle Age, The City Of Ladies

S.H.E. IS: Maria Goeppert Mayer, “I wasn’t going to be just a woman”


May 14, 2020

Maria Goeppert Mayer (B. 1906 – D. 1972) was the second women in history to receive the Nobel Peace Prize in Physics. Marie Curie was the first women to win this award. Maria won in collaboration with Hans D. Jensen in 1963 for their research ... READ MORE

Category: Professional Development, Work & Life
Tags: Feminism, Girls In Stem, International Women's Day, Maria Goeppert Mayer, Women, Women In Science

S.H.E. IS: Hypatia of Alexandria, A Martyr for Feminism and Philosophy


February 11, 2020

Hypatia of Alexandria (b. fourth century A.D.) is a historical figure born within the wrong era. Her ideologies and scientific achievements reflect the opportunities and success of a woman in the 21st century. She was a scholar and educator ... READ MORE

Category: Professional Development, UF/IFAS
Tags: Girls In Stem, International Women's Day, One Health, Women In Science, Women In STEM
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Women in STEM Careers: Dr. Mikki McComb-Kobza

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October 18, 2019

Many people have heard of Dr. Marie Curie, likely in a science class in school. The French physicist and chemist earned two Nobel Prize honors for her work, becoming the first person ever to do so. And she remains the only person awarded Nobels ... READ MORE

Category: Coasts & Marine, Natural Resources
Tags: International Women's Day, Pgm_Marine, Science, Scientist, Shark Research, Sharks, STEM, Women, Women In STEM Careers
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Women in STEM Careers: Dr. Emily Hall

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August 20, 2019

Throughout history, women have been instrumental in advancing science, in key discoveries and insightful developments. Some of my favorite contemporary scientists are women, including Dr. Sylvia Earle, Dr. Jane Goodall, and Dr. Eugenie “Genie” ... READ MORE

Category: 4-H & Youth, Coasts & Marine, Natural Resources
Tags: Coast, Corals, International Women's Day, Marine, Ocean Acidification, Pgm_Marine, Science, Scientist, STEM, Woman, Women, Women In STEM Careers

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