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Symposium Celebrates the Contribution of Women in Chemistry

Event aimed to inspire younger female researchers by celebrating the ways in which Trinity graduates have impacted the field of chemistry.

In the first subject specific event of its kind in Trinity College Dublin, the School of Chemistry celebrated the varied achievements of female Chemists in a half-day symposium supported by the Royal Society of Chemistry and the College’s Equality Fund.

The goal of the event, entitled ‘Past, Present and Future: The Multiple Roles of TCD Women Chemists,’ was to inspire younger researchers to take the personal steps that would make a difference to them in furthering their careers.  4 of the speakers were former Ph.D. graduates of the School who had gone on to use their Chemistry in a variety of ways.


Panel Discussion Members: P. Colavita, E. Champeil, M. Kelly, Y. Traynor, P. Arnold, V. Nicolosi, C. Cardin

 

Postgraduate and Undegraduate GradLink Events

Events organised to expose current students to career possibilities. Ph.D. graduates of the School of Chemistry returned to discuss their careers.All undergraduate or postgraduate students in the School were invited to seperate events (undergrad or postgrad GradLink) to expose them to the type of careers graduates of the School follow.