2013 Women in Science and Engineering Conference
November 21-22, 2013
Texas State University, San Marcos TX
The College of Science and Engineering hosted its fourth Women in Science and Engineering (WISE) Conference from November 21-22, 2013.
2013 Conference Theme: "Sustainability - Preparing for the Long Haul"
This two-day event provided a forum for science outreach and education, networking, and showcasing faculty and student research interests. Thank you to all of our alumni, students, and faculty who joined us in celebration of women in science and engineering at Texas State University!
2013 Conference Chair
Dr. Dana Garcia
Texas State University
College of Science and Engineering, Dept. of Biology
2013 Keynote Address
Dr. Misty Rowe
Ms. Karen Siles
2013 Student Poster Session Winners
Congratulations to our poster session and scholarship award recipients for their fine academic and research performance!
Amanda Win - "Seasonal Diets of Sable Antelope at Mason Mountain Wildlife Management Area Using DNA Analysis"
Yan Lin - "Cervical Cancer Disparities: Where are Underserved Minorities?"
Elizabeth LeBlanc, Andrew Santana, Maria Tomasso
2013 Scholarship Award Recipients
Sarah Hanusch: Women's Giving Circle-WISE Scholarship
Jessica Conn: Women's Giving Circle-WISE Scholarship
Yulija Melnikova: Women's Giving Circle-WISE Scholarship
Angelica Riojas: Women's Giving Circle-WISE Scholarship
Chandler Franklin: Samsung Austin Semiconductor Scholarship
National Alliance for Partnerships in Equity
Center for Multicultural and Gender Studies
College of Science and Engineering
Southwest Research Institute
Women's Giving Circle
Women in Science Initiative
Dana García, PhD, Professor, Department of Biology - Conference Chair
Nathaniel Dean, PhD, Professor, Department of Mathematics
Debra Feakes, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Heather Galloway, PhD, Director, University Honors Program and Professor, Department of Physics
Miguel Gurrero, Career Advisor, Office of Career Services, Texas State University
Terry Hazell, Director, Texas State RAMPCorps
Lauren Minter, M.S. Candidate, Department of Biology
Clara Novoa, PhD, Assistant Professor, Ingram School of Engineering
Stephen Seidman, PhD, Dean - College of Science and Engineering
Vedaraman Sriraman, PhD, Professor, Department of Engineering Technology