Category: Women Empower
The portrait of myself as a Female Scientist can also be found here Meet Teresa Ambrosio – scientist – woman – advocate! Teresa is a PhD student in Sustainable Chemistry at the University of Nottingham. She graduated cum laude from La Sapienza – University of Rome in 2014. Her current research is based on C-H activations and how to develop more sustainable chemical reactions. Teresa … Read More Collaboration with the Female Scientist association
This article has also ben publish by the female scientist association. A recent report published by the Royal Society of Chemistry, Diversity Landscape of the Chemical Science, put together some of the available evidence about the current state of diversity in the chemical sciences, with the particular focus on the United Kingdom. Specifically, three different parameters were taken into account: gender, disability and minority … Read More How do we encourage more women into STEM?
11th of February is The International Day of Women and Girls in Science!!! It is a very special day of the year celebrating Women who dedicated their lives, time, passions or hobbies into Science! Historically, without many many many intelligent Women our mankind wouldn’t be the same as it is now! Today, Ladies with beautiful […] via Top 9 Women-Led SciComm Blogs! — Be a … Read More Happy International Day of Women in Science.
This is the second of my interview articles to people inside and outside academia who made their own way to success. My interview today is to Jennifer Matsui. She is a student of the Molander group and currently doing her PhD at the University of Pennsylvania, USA. I very much admire Jennifer. She is a brilliant and strong woman with excellent PhD records. She … Read More Phd to success 2.0 – Jennifer Matsui
VERSIONE IN ITALIANO DOPO QUELLA IN INGLESE After running my first half marathon, I decided to write this article to motivate people to do the same. It wasn’t a big deal but it was a big piece of commitment indeed. I am writing this article to tell the story of why I decided to start running and managed to do 21 km. I made … Read More Next step: training to run the marathon – Il passo successive: allenamento per correre la maratona.
Happy ending: a few tips on how to mantein weight – Lieto fine: alcuni consigli su come mantere il peso – Chapter 8
VERSIONE IN ITALIANO DOPO QUELLA IN INGLESE The story of my weight loss is a successful one and after 5 months I managed to lose around 14 kilos. I started in March 2016 when I was 74 kg. I finished my diet last August when I was 61.2 kg. Then, everything was ready for me to get back to Italy and enjoy summer and … Read More Happy ending: a few tips on how to mantein weight – Lieto fine: alcuni consigli su come mantere il peso – Chapter 8
VERSIONE IN ITALiANO DOPO QUELLA IN INGLESE As I said in my previous chapter, I never had my own relationship. I used to hang out with a few guys when I was at school, but nothing serious, and I got bored very soon as, after a few months, we both realised that we weren’t good for each other or we wanted different things (like … Read More What is love? Cosa è l’amore? – Story of my weight loss – Part 7
VERSIONE IN ITALIANO DOPO QUELLA IN INGLESE I have already said how some people were nice and supportive along the way, personal trainers, friends, and so on. What about people who have been there forever? What about people we didn’t choose? People who were there before us? People who placed us in this world? What about family? This chapter is for them and I … Read More My family – La famiglia – Story of my weight loss – Chapter 6
VERSIONE IN ITALIANO DOPO QUELLA IN INGLESE As a teenager and during university, I wasn’t very successful with boys. I understand I wasn’t the most attractive girl in the school, and I have always been told that people should appreciate you because of the way you are and not the way you look. This is very easy to say but it doesn’t make you … Read More The way we change – Story of my weight loss – Part 5
VERSIONE IN ITALIANO DOPO INGLESE Ciao and thanks everyone for reading my blog! I can’t believe how many people have been reading my writing. I got some feedback regarding my two previous articles. 1) everyone was surprised that I managed to lose weight by eating carbs! I am not lying at all, I used to eat, bread, pasta every day and a lot. 2) … Read More What I used to eat? Which excerices? Story of my weight loss – Part 4