Amazing Role Models
Watch one or more of these inspirational videos of women in the geosciences and learn how they are using their science & their humanity to make the world a better place. Have a great video to suggest? Please send us an email so we can share it with others
It Takes a Village
There are many grassroots organizations that are working to make the STEM community a more welcoming place for all. Follow them on social media and/or go to their websites to find out what they are up to, get notified of jobs and professional development opportunities, and find community
The mission of 500 Women Scientists is to serve society by making science open, inclusive, and accessible and transform society by fighting racism, patriarchy, and oppressive societal norms.
500 Queer Scientists is a visibility campaign for LGBTQ+ people and their allies working in STEM and STEM-supporting jobs — a group that collectively represents a powerful force of scientific progress and discovery.
Black in Geoscience aims to acknowledge, amplify, and support the work of Black earth and planetary scientists from around the world. We aspire for equitable representation of Black Geoscientists and all scientists from historically underrepresented groups in STEM within science and society.
Unlearning Racism in Geoscience is working to (1) deepen the community’s knowledge of the effects of racism on the participation and retention of Black, Brown, and Indigenous people in Geoscience, (2) draw on existing literature, expert opinions, and personal experiences to develop anti-racist policies and strategies, and (3) share, discuss, and modify anti-racist policies and strategies within a dynamic community network and on a national stage.
The Earth Science Women’s Network is a grassroots, non-profit, member driven organization. Our mission is to build a resilient community that lifts all scientists and moves the geosciences forward.