News & Events

11
Oct

AWIS National Quiz

AWIS is challenging quiz teams across New Zealand to compete for one illustrious title – the AWIS National Quiz Champion.

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04
Jul

Inaugural scholarship awarded

The Association for Women in the Sciences is excited to see three women benefit from the inaugural Women in STEM Award.

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30
Jun

AWIS AGM 2018

The AWIS AGM will be in Christchurch this year.

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12
Jun

AWIS congratulates new Chief Science Advisor

The Association for Women in the Sciences is excited by the appointment of Professor Juliet Gerrard as the new Chief Science Advisor to the Prime Minister.

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08
May

An Antarctic Homeward Bound Adventure

By Priscilla Wehi

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19
Apr

Auckland postgrad evening

The AWIS Auckland section is hosting an evening for postgraduate students.

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13
Mar

New award to support STEM study

The Association for Women in the Sciences (AWIS) is pleased to announce the launch of its new financial award to support women studying STEM subjects.

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13
Mar

Women scientists take on Antarctica

The Ross Sea Environment and Ecosystem Voyage has eight women scientists working across the fields of oceanography, ecology and biology onboard the RV Tangaroa.

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Dec
2017

Mathematician awarded Dell Award

Associate Professor Vivien Kirk has been recognised for her work mentoring young mathematicians and physicists with the Miriam Dell Excellence in Science Mentoring Award from the Association for Women in the Sciences (AWIS).

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Nov
2017

Hazel Gatehouse obituary

We are deeply saddened at the sudden death of the wonderful Hazel Gatehouse.

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