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Own It strives to recognize women in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) at the University of Wyoming.  The event and award serves to help increase the visibility of an often overlooked group in STEM, which can be fundamental in encouraging women to participate in science.  

Own It Details

An in-person reception to celebrate all nominees is planned for the evening of
Tuesday, February 21 at 6pm in the Wyoming Union Ball Room
We will also recognize and highlight all of our nominees online!

Nominations are for women who exemplify the following:

  • A woman student, STEM professional, faculty or community member who has made significant contributions to her field of research.
  • A woman who demonstrates service, leadership and mentoring among her peer group.
  • A woman who inspires teaching and learning among her community.
  • And, a woman who is deserving of celebration.

You may nominate a colleague, a coworker, a student, or yourself!

In addition to nominations, you may sign up to display a poster or share a research or outreach highlight!

Own It! Nominations

Help us celebrate phenomenal women in STEM!Nominees may be undergraduate students, graduate students, STEM professionals, faculty, staff, or community members who identify as women.

Nominations will be accepted in the following categories:

Research: A woman who has made significant contributions to her field of research.

Service: A woman who demonstrates service, leadership and mentoring among her peer group.

Teaching: A woman who inspires teaching and learning among her community.

Overall: A woman who is deserving of celebration!

In order to nominate a women in STEM (self-nominations are welcome), visit tinyurl.com/OwnItNomination

Own It! Highlights

Own It! wants to highlight the accomplishments of women in STEM! Whether it is an award, a publication, a presentation, a grant proposal, an outreach event or anything else that you are proud of, we want to hear about it!

We share these highlights at our Own It! Celebration on Monday, November 15th as well as online!

To share a highlight, visit: tinyurl.com/OwnItHighlights

Own It! Poster Session

The Own It! Celebration on Monday, November 15th will include a poster walk. If you have a poster you would like to share about your STEM research or outreach, please sign up here: tinyurl.com/OwnItPoster

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