Picture a Scientist Showing with Panel

October 23, 2020 at 710 p.m.Calendar Icon

TimeOctober 23, 2020 at 710 p.m.

Society of Physics Students and Womxn in Physics are showing the award winning documentary Picture a Scientist, followed by a panel of scientists that will speak on their experiences. The panel will include:

Liz Boatman-

Dr. Boatman received her B.S. in Physics and Applied Chemistry from Beloit College. She then went on to earn her M.S.-Ph.D. in Material Science and Engineering from UC Berkeley. She recently joined Gustavus this year and is currently a professor in the Physics department.

Melissa Lynn-

Dr. Lynn earned a Ph.D in Mathematics from UCLA in 2016, after graduating with a B.A. in Mathematics from University of Chicago. She is currently a professor in the Mathematics and Computer Science department with expertise in algebra, number theory, and computer science.

Jill Locke-

Dr. Locke earned her B.A. from Whitman College and her Ph.D from Rutgers University. She is currently a professor in the Political Science department and the Program Director for Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies. She is the author of Democracy and the Death of Shame: Political Equality and Social Disturbance (Cambridge University Press, 2016). She has presented her work on shame and shamelessness at various colleges and universities in the US and Europe. 

Jalean Petricka-

Dr. Petricka earned her B.A. in Biology and Mathematics from Carleton College in 2000. She then received her M.S., MPhil, and Ph.D in Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology from Yale University. She is an Evaluation Specialist for Scholarship America and a visiting instructor at Gustavus in the Biology department. 

To learn more about the documentary follow this link: https://www.pictureascientist.com/

Keep an eye out for the posters and we hope to see many of you there! 

Zoom Link: https://hellogustavus.zoom.us/j/86578332976?pwd=K2pZK3MxMUpwZDhlaFNqUy9tOHVPdz09

PostedOct 22, 2020