PLEN Taught Me Career Paths Don’t Have to Be Linear

I attend the University of North Texas, which is not (yet) a member school for PLEN.  My Women’s Studies Professor had heard about PLEN from students at Texas Women’s University and encouraged our entire class to attend a seminar if we had the opportunity.  After looking into the Women and Global Policy seminar that was offered, … Continue reading PLEN Taught Me Career Paths Don’t Have to Be Linear

PLEN is Overwhelming (In the Best Way Possible)

I found out about the PLEN program through the Women’s and Gender Studies department at University of North Texas. I was excited to learn about a program designed to prepare women for the professional world. I had friends in the department who attended past seminars and they raved about their experiences. I decided to apply … Continue reading PLEN is Overwhelming (In the Best Way Possible)

I Now See My Life and My Career Through a New Lens

PLEN has taught me that with any degree, I can make my dreams come true. This sentence was the first thing that came to my mind when asked what the weeklong PLEN 2015 Science and Health Policy: Critical Issues Seminar has taught me. However, it is just one thing among so many. As a biology … Continue reading I Now See My Life and My Career Through a New Lens