06 Feb '12, 11pm

Susan Niebur, Stargazer, Fighter and Friend | Care2 Causes

Susan Niebur, Stargazer, Fighter and Friend | Care2 Causes

Susan Niebur recently spent five years at NASA Headquarters. Her major role was as Discovery Program Scientist in the Planetary Science Division….She co-founded the first-ever Early Career Workshops for Planetary Scientists, and led the first three workshops, at annual meetings of the American Astronomical Society’s Division for Planetary Scientists (2004) and the Lunar and Planetary Science Conference (2004 and 2005). Before coming to NASA, she founded the American Physical Society’s Forum on Graduate Student Affairs and served as its first President; founded and led the first peer mentoring group at Washington University; co-created and administered the first National Doctoral Program Survey; and served as President, Vice President, Regional Coordinator, and first Alumni Affairs Coordinator for the National Association of Graduate-Professional Students while completing h...

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Phone Tip Triggers Best Day of Her Life | Care2...

care2.com 07 Feb '12, 7am

Cynthia Samuels, currently Managing Editor of Care2, Causes, has been working with blogs and bloggers for six years and ha...

Susan G. Komen Foundation Also Stops Funding Embryonic Stem Cell Research | Care2 Causes

Susan G. Komen Foundation Also Stops Funding Em...

care2.com 02 Feb '12, 10pm

In addition to pulling funds from Planned Parenthood for The Susan G. Komen Foundation also decided to stop funding embryo...

Think Global, Work Local: Pet Ownership as Social Justice | Care2 Causes

Think Global, Work Local: Pet Ownership as Soci...

care2.com 06 Feb '12, 7pm

If I were responsible for a class or student group dedicated to social justice, the very first cause I would bring to my s...

Are Elephants Being Eaten in Thailand? | Care2 Causes

Are Elephants Being Eaten in Thailand? | Care2 ...

care2.com 06 Feb '12, 8am

A “new taste” for elephant meat is posing a new threat to the animals in Thailand according to a report from the Associate...

Susan G. Komen's Cozy Relationship With Anti-Choice Groups | Care2 Causes

Susan G. Komen's Cozy Relationship With Anti-Ch...

care2.com 01 Feb '12, 7am

The news that the Susan G. Komen Foundation was pulling financial support for breast cancer screenings from Planned Parent...

Supermodels Tell Kardashians: Stop Selling Fur!...

care2.com 06 Feb '12, 2am

Supermodel and Dancing With the Stars star Joanna Krupa has been featured on PETA’s “I’d rather go naked than wear fur ” c...

Women Graduate from Sexual Violence Survivors P...

care2.com 06 Feb '12, 6am

"Since 1996 sexual violence has been used to torture and humiliate women and girls.” What bothers me more than anything el...

ALEC Makes Another Push For "Tort Reform" | Care2 Causes

ALEC Makes Another Push For "Tort Reform" | Car...

care2.com 06 Feb '12, 3am

It’s been a relatively early in the legislative session in most states but already the pro-corporate anti-consumer agenda ...

Shame On The Susan G. Komen Foundation

Shame On The Susan G. Komen Foundation

care2.com 31 Jan '12, 11pm

An organization that has touted itself as being all about saving women’s lives made it clear that women’s lives don’t mean...

Drowning in Plastic | Care2 Causes

care2.com 03 Feb '12, 6pm

I’ve been living in Central America the last few months — Costa Rica, for the most part. There have been many interesting ...

BREAKING: Russia and China Veto UN Resolution on Syria | Care2 Causes

BREAKING: Russia and China Veto UN Resolution o...

care2.com 04 Feb '12, 7pm

Russia and China have vetoed a United Nations Security Council resolution calling for Syrian President Bashar al-Assad to ...

Failing Grades in Science Standards For US Schools | Care2 Causes

Failing Grades in Science Standards For US Scho...

care2.com 05 Feb '12, 6am

The Thomas B. Fordham Institute has issued “The State of Science Standards 2012 “ report (a PDF is here ) and the results ...