Debbie Egolf headshot
January 31, 2018
Time: 
12:00pm
Location:

Dr. Debbie Egolf, Professor of Chemistry, will kick off the Women's Speaker Series at Marietta College at noon, Wednesday, January 31st, in Rickey 166. Lunch will be provided. Egolf's talk is entitled, "Pioneering Women of Science," and will feature two 20th century women who overcame obstacles to become accomplished scientists and mentors to young women and children. Hear the stories of Stephanie Kwolek, the inventor of Kevlar, and Mildred Dresselhaus, the "queen of carbon," provided with historical context.