Award for Science Advancement and Leadership: Dr. Denise Galloway, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Award for Early Career Achievement in STEM: Dr. Corrie Ortega, Intellectual Ventures Laboratory
Award for Excellence in STEM Education/Outreach: Jeanne Chowning, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Award for Outstanding Seattle AWIS Member: Dr. Reitha Weeks, Shoreline Community College
The Seattle chapter of the Association for Women in Science is an active organization dedicated to advancing the careers of women in science and technology and to promoting the participation of girls and women in STEM fields.
Oh, what an evening!
The 7th annual Seattle AWIS banquet and award presentations on June 6th was a wonderful evening! Our thanks to our table sponsors and attendees.
There was an atmosphere of celebration coupled with enthusiastic support for past, present and future women in science, technology, engineering and math. The inspiring personal stories of the 2019 award winners were the highlight of the evening.
Read more about the banquet and see pictures here.
2019 Seattle AWIS Award Winners
L to R:
Dr. Corrie Ortega, Intellectual Ventures Laboratory; Early Career Achievement in STEM
Dr. Reitha Weeks, Shoreline Community College; Outstanding Seattle AWIS Member
Dr. Denise Galloway, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center; Science Advancement and Leadership
Dr. Jeanne Chowning, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center; Excellence in STEM Education/Outreach
CONGRATULATIONS to the 2019 Award Winners! Read about our winners here.
Thank you to our banquet Table Sponsors to date:
Fred Hutch, Office of Scientific Career Dev./Student Postdoc Advisory Com.
We offer monthly chapter events on the 3rd Wednesday from September to May.
6:00 PM – Networking and Refreshment 6:30 PM – Introductions, Program 7:45 PM – Networking and Dessert
Pre-registration not required for our events.
LocationFred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Pelton Auditorium 1100 Fairview Ave. N. Seattle, WA 98109-1024 Please enter through Thomas Building. *Free Visitor Parking in front of and to the side of Thomas Building and Employee Parking lot off Aloha St. (across from SCCA). See Map for Details.
All AWIS meetings are FREE and open to members and non-members, both men and women!