Picture A Scientist Screening
- Date: Friday 1 October 2021
- Location: Online
- Cost: Free. Booking required
Picture a Scientist is a compelling film on lives of female scientists as they navigate through their experiences in the field of science.
Picture a Scientist is a compelling film on the lives of female scientists, follow biologist Nancy Hopkins, chemist Raychelle Burks and geologist Jane Willenbring as they navigate through their experiences in the field of science. Immerse yourself in their journey, learn more about the struggles we face as women or women of colour in the field of science. The film is brutally honest but incredibly necessary, only by highlighting the difficulties we face as female scientists does the future change. These women have made incredible waves in science and only by understanding how many hurdles they have had to pass do we realise how strong and important their stories are.
After the screening, there are two panels on racism and gender that are open to the public, an outlet for your feelings and share your thoughts in our panel discussions with expert panellists there to answer questions and share their stories.
Picture A Scientist: Discussion on Racism | Mon, 4 October 2021, 12:30 – 13:30
Picture A Scientist: Discussion on Sexual Discrimination | Wed, 6 October 2021, 12:30 – 13:30
The film is available to watch from 1 – 7 October 2021. To register click here.
The registration deadline is midnight on the 30th of September. Registered attendees will receive a link and password and will be able to view the film at any point during the 7day screening window from the 1st of October as part of National Inclusion Week 2020.