Women in Chemistry Preview Event

Women in Chemistry
Date: March 27, 2013
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Location:

WHYY  
150 N. Sixth Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Event Type: Open to the Public
Fee: Free
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In honor of Women’s History Month, CHF has partnered with WHYY to present an hour-long television segment based on The Catalyst Film Series: Women in Chemistry.

Join us for a preview event at WHYY headquarters featuring two of the film subjects, Uma Chowdhry and Mary Lowe Good, live in conversation with filmmaker Glenn Holsten and WHYY’s Behavioral Health Reporter Maiken Scott.

We’ll also screen the hour-long television segment highlighting eight leading women in chemistry and celebrating the common element that catalyzed their journeys: a life-changing, chance-taking, thrill-seeking love of science.

This event is held in partnership with WHYY.

About The Catalyst Film Series

The Catalyst Series: Women in Chemistry presents individual films about Nancy ChangUma ChowdhryMildred CohnMary L. GoodKathryn Hach-DarrowPaula HammondStephanie Kwolek, and Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw.

The featured women work in a variety of chemical careers, ranging from entrepreneurs to policy makers to research chemists, and come from different generations, countries, and racial and ethnic backgrounds. They all have made significant contributions to the chemical sciences. 

More Information

For more information about this event, please contact Nancy Vonada, CHF’s manager of events and donor relations, at nvonada@chemheritage.org or 215.873.8226.

 

 

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