Being a woman in the field, I have struggled with finding clothing that is not brightly colored or pastel. There is nothing wrong with these colors, but if I want to add such colors to my field clothes repertoire, then it should be on my own terms - not because of my limited choice at … Continue reading Clothing Quandary
Get ready ladies because today we are celebrating International Day of Women and Girls in Science and we are so excited to celebrate with all of you! This day is to here to empower, inspire, and engage women and girls in science. We want to take today as an opportunity to share some badass women … Continue reading Women in Science Day
For real. We suspected these conversations were not happening nearly as much as they should, but had no idea how excited folks would be to share these experiences. We’re stoked to help amplify the voices in our community and share YOUR #femfieldsecrets! Next Tuesday, Lauren will be discussing another topic that can be annoyingly frustrating … Continue reading Thank YOU!!!
Fieldwork is challenging: it's physically demanding, socially isolating, and usually lacking most modern comforts. For women, LGBTQ+, and members of underrepresented groups in STEM, we are often further faced with a set of unique challenges in the field ... but we don't need to face our challenges alone. Through social media and blogging, we wanted to … Continue reading Periods: Shark bait?
We will be sharing stories from the field bi-weekly starting on January 30th, 2018! Stay tuned ...