The Color of Sexual Violence with Dr. Gladys Smith

Author: Kaci Martin, Molecular Genetics and Genomics (MGG) PhD student   I want to start by thanking Dr. Gladys Smith, GALNACS, ABBGS, and WiSTEM for the opportunity to have these difficult conversations in a safe space. I have the listed resources at the end of this summary for anyone seeking support. “Minorities do not have the […]

Messages I Took from March: Women’s History Month with Women in STEM

Author: Kaci Martin, Molecular Genetics and Genomics (MGG) PhD student There were wonderful events that I was able to attend during Women’s History Month. Each had an impact on my perspective of being a woman and navigating academia as a woman. Thank you to WiSTEM and the Academic Women’s Network (AWN) for hosting the Symposium on […]

Professional Development – 2 Days Talk series – career options after Ph.D

Day 1 – 12/14/2022, Wednesday “Searching for science-oriented job opportunities” talk with Dr. Veronika Redmann. Please join us to learn about various science-oriented job opportunities, including but not limited to – academia, biotechnology industry and start-ups, non-profits, foundations, and government, with Dr. Veronika Redmann.  Dr. Redmann will also talk about researching and preparing for career options, application, […]

Networking Breakfast with Dr. Shannon Elf

Thank you, @ElfLabUChicago, for sharing her wisdom with us this morning! Please be sure to attend her NOON seminar at CSRB8841 to learn about how a mutation in calreticulin can drive myeloproliferative neoplasm!

2022 General Body Meeting

Thanks everyone, for attending WiSTEM General Body Meeting! We shared our plans for the upcoming year and how you can get involved. We hope to see you at our near future event!

Welcome to WiSTEM Library Book Collections!

Thanks to DBBS and WUMCAA funding, WiSTEM started a Women in STEM-centric library collection this summer. These books are available to WUSTL members through @BeckerLibrary on the medical campus

Botanical Garden Trip with WiSTEM

It was great to meet our members in person!! Great companies with amazing Missouri Botanical Garden was a great way of spending weekend.

Professional Photoshoots Day

Collaboration with FGS (First Generation Scholars), WiSTEM hosted Professional photoshoots Day! We are excited to see these pictures used in your future professional career or other events.

Return of Tuesday Tea at Two series!

After long social distancing due to covid-19, we are happy to announce the return of our beloved Tea at Two series by the Social Activities Committee! Missed our March Tea at two? Don’t worry. Tea at two will be held every last Tuesday of each month!

Fall social Event – staying warm together

2021 Fall Social

The weather is getting colder, but we are keeping each other warm! Thanks to everyone who was able to make it! Couldn’t make it to this event? Don’t worry! Our social event team is working hard on organizing many more events.

2021 General Body Meeting!


We hosted our first hybrid general body meeting for this year. Thanks to everyone for participating in our meeting. We briefly shared our plan for the upcoming year and shared some surveys for prospective members. Couldn’t make it to our GBM? Don’t worry! If you are still interested in getting more involved in our upcoming […]