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International Day of Women & Girls in Science 2023

The International Day of Women and Girls in Science (IDWGS) was celebrated with a breakfast event in the University Club on February 8th 2023, organised by the postdocs from the EDI committees in the School of Chemistry and School of Mathematics and Statistics. The event included a role model awards ceremony for nine female role models, nominated by graduate students and postdocs from our two schools.

The role model awardees from the School of Chemistry are:

Prof Susan Quinn

Dr Gita Singh

Kathryn Yeow

Katie McGarry

Ioanna Bampouri

Olivia Breen

The Role Model awardees from the School of Mathematics and Statistics are:

Professor Claire Gormley

Dr Áine Byrne

Tiziana Comito

Congratulations to all the role model awardees!

         Chemistry Award-winners        

        Left to right: Ioanna Bampouri, Kathryn Yeow, Katie McGarry, and Dr Gita Singh. 

Susan Quinn    

        Professor Susan Quinn

Role model Awardees

Left to right: Award winners: Professor Claire Gormley, Dr Áine Byrne, Tiziana Comito, Kathryn Yeow, Olivia Breen.  Organising Committee: Dr Marianne Haarr, Dr Gabriel Piovano, Dr Karina Nigoghossian, and Dr Gita Singh, who also won an award.

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