Wild Geese Network Of Irish Scientists – Newsletter, Issue 2, Spring 2014: Download WGNIS Newsletter PDF
WGNIS participated in an event at the Embassy of Ireland, Washington, D. C. in February 2014 to celebrate the achievements of US-based Irish women in STEM sectors. The evening included a panel discussion, “Irish Women in Science and Engineering (IWISE): Pathways to Success”, which was followed by a question and answer session. The main purpose Continue Reading »
Hosted by Mike Burke of Arnall Golden Gregory LLP, the Wild Geese Network held an Annual General Meeting via videoconferencing in June 2013. Minutes will be posted but are available on request. The Network has also completed the first steps in consolidation of a network structure.
The inaugural SFI St. Patrick’s Day Science Medal will be awarded by An Taoiseach, Mr Enda Kenny, in Washington D.C. during the St. Patrick’s Day Programme in March 2014.
The Wild Geese Network was featured in an article in Science & Diplomacy “The Potential of Science Diasporas” – http://www.sciencediplomacy.org/perspective/2013/potential-science-diasporas. The author William J. Burns has served as the U.S. Deputy Secretary of State since July 2011. Science & Diplomacy is a quarterly publication from the AAAS Center for Science Diplomacy – http://www.sciencediplomacy.org/