Virtual Networking “Happy Hour” – Biotechnology

Image of participants in biotech centered virtual happy hour

Join us on Tuesday, March 30th, 2021. 5:00 to 6:00 PM (PDT) to network with various professionals in the biotech industry! Online Zoom Event- link will be sent the day of the event. Please register HERE. Event will consist of short introductions from our participants, followed by 2 breakout sessions

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Bimonthly Happy Hour & Career Conversations: Resilience

Resilience - Dr Barbara Smith

March 18, 2021 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm PT In Collaboration With AWIS EB – register HERE In this career development conversation with Dr. Barbara Smith, we will discuss “Resilience”. Come prepared by watching this 3 min video below. We have all tested and grown our resilience over the last year. Let’s reflect on…

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From Plant Scents to Perfumes with Margareta Séquin

Chemisty of Plants by Margareta Séquin

Friday, March 19th, 11 AM PT Register HERE Sponsor:  UC Botanical Garden Plant scents from flowers, fruits, leaves, or tree barks are composed of complex mixtures of volatile organic compounds. People have used these fragrant mixtures since ancient times to produce lotions, oils and perfumes. While contemporary perfumes and other scented products consist, to a large…

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Microbe-Pollutant Interactions Between Fluorinated Fire-Fighting Foams And Bioremediation Of Hydrocarbons And Chlorinated Solvents

Christopher Olivares, PhD - Postdoctoral Scholar - UC Berkeley

TODAY – Tuesday March 9th – 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm – Online Zoom Event Christopher Olivares, PhD, Postdoctoral Scholar, UC Berkeley Register HERE Microbes are fantastic chemists that can alter the fate of contaminants, but co-occurring contaminants can inhibit or stimulate microbial processes. In this talk we will look at case studies with per-…

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International Women’s Day Celebration: Choose To Challenge

Mitra Kasanchi

Monday, March 8th, 2021 – 5 PM (ACS California & AWIS East Bay Joint Virtual Event) This Year’s Theme: #ChooseToChallege A challenged world is an alert world. Individually, we’re all responsible for our own thoughts and actions – all day, every day. We can all choose to challenge and call out gender bias and inequality.…

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