Tag: sexism in science

Nepali Perspectives: Opening Science to Women

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by Vikram Upadhyay I was lucky enough to be involved in ICTP’s Physics Without Frontiers (PWF) 5-day winter school program on particle physics this past January hosted at Tribhuvan University, Nepal. After graduating in Physics from the University of Chicago,…

Why Have a Workshop for Women in Physics?


By Shobhana Narasimhan “But what do you do in a workshop like this?” “Tell me, do you really think that there is a need for a workshop like this?” “I completely disapprove of activities that are segregated by gender.” “I…