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The WSEC Thanks Horst Simon for his Service

After more than 10 years serving as Berkeley Lab’s Deputy Director for Research and Chief Research Officer, Horst Simon has decided to step down from his position later this year. As part of reducing his commitments, he will also step down as an Executive Sponsor of the Women Scientists and Engineers Council (WSEC) on March […]

In Honor of Women’s History Month: A letter from Liz Stuart, WSEC Networking Co-Chair

Dear Energy Technology Area Colleagues, Happy Women’s History Month! For those who don’t know me, I’m a program manager and an assistant department leader with the Electricity Markets & Policy (EMP) Department. I’m also the co-chair of the networking committee of the Lab’s Women Scientists and Engineers Council (WSEC), one of the Lab’s Employee Resource […]

WSEC Women at the Lab Speaker Series – Romy Chakraborty – January 21

WSEC is excited to present our next Women@The Lab talk by Romy Chakraborty, Ph.D. Microbes- Stewards of Environmental Health and Sustainability Date: Thursday, January 21 Time: 4 – 5 pm Zoom: Romy Chakraborty, Ph.D. is a Staff Scientist and the Head of the Ecology Department in the Earth and Environmental Sciences Area at LBNL.  […]

ERG Holiday Happy Hour Hosted by All-Access ERG and WSEC – December 10

The All-Access ERG and WSEC are co-hosting a holiday “happy hour”! All ERGs’ members are invited so please spread the word! We will have a holiday-themed game and sharing of recipes and holiday joy – for all of the various holidays we celebrate around this time. Please join us! Date: Thursday, December 10 (add it […]

WSEC/All-ERG Brown Bag – Mocktail Halloween Party – Oct. 13, 2020

The Women Scientists & Engineers Council is hosting an October Brown Bag for all ERG members. Dress up your Zoom background, add a hat or costume via the new Zoom features (or wear a real hat!), and feel free to share your favorite mocktail recipes. Date: Tue Oct 13, 2020 Time: 12pm – 1pm Zoom: […]

WSEC Talk by Computing’s Dani Ushizima – May 28, 2020

The May WSEC Brown Bag will take place Thursday May 28, 12-1pm, and feature a talk by WSEC’s own Daniela Ushizima, Ph.D.!  Dani is a Staff Scientist at CRD-LBNL, a Data Scientist at the BIDS-UCB and an Affiliate Faculty at BCHSI-UCSF. Date: Thursday, May 28, 2020 (add it to your calendar) Time: 12 noon – 1 […]

POSTPONED: WSEC Annual Networking Forum Event – March 16, 2020

Dear Berkeley Lab Colleagues, Due to potential concerns people may have regarding large gatherings in a close space, the WSEC has decided to postpone the Annual Networking Event.  A new date has yet to be determined. As one of the goals of the event is to provide networking opportunities, we encourage those who had planned […]

WSEC Coffee & Conversation – August 8, 2019

By popular demand, the Women Scientists & Engineers Council (WSEC) will offer periodic gatherings for informal conversation – via coffee meetings and happy hours. Here’s our first one, at the auspicious date and time of 8-8 anytime after 8:08am. It will be a fun and lively way to start the day! Date: Thursday, August 8, […]

WSEC Networking Event: Women Supporting Women at Berkeley Lab – March 9, 2019

The Berkeley Lab Women Scientists and Engineers Council sponsored its annual networking event in February. The guest speaker was Mary Gaillard, Senior Scientist at LBNL and Professor of Physics at UCB from 1982 to 2009. She has also authored a book, A Singularly Unfeminine Profession, which describes her career in physics when she was often […]

Lab Staff Invited to Annual WSEC Networking Forum on Feb. 5th

All Lab employees are welcome to attend a special lunchtime event: Berkeley Lab’s Women Scientists and Engineers Council (WSEC) will be hosting its Annual Networking Forum on Monday, February 5th, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Perseverance Hall. Click the image on the right to view the flyer. This event will provide attendees an […]