The Central Indiana Chapter of the Association for Women Geoscientists (CICAWG) goal is to create a supportive community for women geoscientists in central Indiana and help build a welcoming community for the next generation. We welcome all geoscientists including current AWG members and non-members interested in learning more about the new Central Indiana Chapter of AWG (https://sites.google.com/iu.edu/cicawg) or about the national organization (http://www.awg.org/).
CICAWG Leadership team
Kathy Licht (IUPUI) – President
Jenny Nelson (IUPUI) – Vice President and Communications Coordinator
LeAnne Middleton (USGS) – Event Coordinator
Samantha Henderson (EnviroForensics) – Event Coordinator
Andrea Stevens Goddard (IUB) – Membership Coordinator
Cam Macris (IUPUI) – Secretary Treasurer
What we’re about
• Mission: To enhance the quality and level of participation of women in geosciences and to introduce girls and young women to geoscience careers
• Our goal: To create a supportive community for women geoscientists in central Indiana now and help build a welcoming community for the next generation.
• Shared values: Respect, honesty, encouragement, openness, and inclusivity
• What we do: Host monthly meetings and gatherings with the goals of building community, networking, learning, and exploring