Events

  AAUW Seattle Branch 17th Annual Scholar Recognition Reception

with
Dr. Paddy Shivanand,
Pharmaceutical Scientist & Consultant

on
“Can You Imagine Who You Will Be?”

Best Western Plus Executive Inn
200 Taylor Ave North
Seattle, WA
Wednesday, April 19 – 7:00pm

Paddy Shivanand is a scientist with a passion for applying science and technology to the development of safe and effective pharmaceutical products. She is a recognized expert in oral and transdermal drug delivery and, after a rewarding career at Alza Corporation and Johnson & Johnson, continues to bring enthusiasm and excellence to her collaborations with industry and academia as a consultant. She came to the United States 30 years ago to pursue graduate education and life opportunities. She is the eldest of three daughters and was raised in Mumbai, India. She moved to Seattle with her husband 3 years ago to further develop her interests in education, global health, and adventure travel when opportunities present. She has been a member of AAUW- Seattle for the last 3 years.

Special thanks to the branch volunteers who helped make this evening possible: Ann Dennis (Chief Sealth), Heather Dohan (Roosevelt), Senait Habte (Making Connections), Marilyn Mears (West Seattle), Sam Montgomery (Holy Names), Renee Agatsuma (Garfield, Rainier Beach), Barbara Sando (Cleveland, Franklin), Cynthia Sheridan (Nathan Hale), and Judy Waring (Ingraham).

Please join us!

Cost: $10 inclusive—No charge for students with ID (Reservations Required)
Menu: Sweet and savory refreshments, soft drinks, freshly brewed coffee, decaf coffee, and tea.
Parking: Free in hotel garage. Members who park in the garage or hotel lot can sign the book at the front desk and give their name and license plate number. 10-hour curbside pay stations at $1.50 per hour (free after 6pm) on Taylor and on Thomas. Bus: #8 on Denny.
Reservations required by Wednesday, April 12, 2016
RSVP to Pam Forsha at RSVP@aauw-seattle.org or PayPal: http://www.aauw-seattle.org.


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Upcoming Programs – Save the Dates!

2016-2017 Seattle Branch AAUW Programs

  • April 19, 2017, Scholar Recognition Event, at the Best Western Plus Executive Inn, Seattle, WA.
  • April 22, 2017, AAUW WA Annual Meeting, Cedar River Watershed Educational Center, North Bend, WA
  • May 20, 2017, Annual Meeting at the Best Western Plus Executive Inn, Seattle, WA.
  • June 14-17, 2017, National AAUW Convention, Washington, D.C.

Past Programs Seattle Branch AAUW 2016-2017

  • September 17, 2016 – 9:30am-noon – Michelle LaRue on “Gettysburg: One Woman’s War” at the Best Western Plus Executive Inn, Seattle, WA.
  • October 22, 2016 – 9:30am-noon – Amy Rubin on “Women Composers: Their Music and Their Stories” at the Best Western Plus Executive Inn, Seattle, WA.
  • November 19, 2016 – 9:30am-noon – Jeanne Kohl-Welles on “Human Trafficking in Washington” at the Best Western Plus Executive Inn, Seattle, WA.
  • December 2016 – 9:30am-noon – Holiday Program at the Seattle Yacht Club, Seattle, WA.
  • January 2017 – 9:30am-noon – Carolyn Koehnline on “Confronting Clutter” at the Seattle Yacht Club, Seattle, WA.
  • January 30, 2017 – Lobby Day, Olympia, WA
  • February 18, 2017 – Lorena Gonzalez, Seattle City Councilmember, “Representation Matters: One Woman’s Story, From Fieldwork to Full Council“, at the Best Western Plus Executive Inn, Seattle.
  • March 22, 2017 -Leigh McMillan, winemaker & co-owner of Welcome Road Winery, at the Welcome Road Winery, 3804 California Avenue Southwest, Seattle, WA

Past Programs Seattle Branch AAUW 2015-2016

  • September 19, 2015 – 9:30 am – noon – Theresa McCormick, Seattle Branch member, will speak about her book, “A Far Cry From Here”May 21, 2016 – 9:30 am – noon – Annual Meeting with Dana Twight on the 2016 elections at the Best Western Plus Executive Inn, Seattle, WA
  • October 24, 2015 – 9:30 am – noon – Pam Crone, Seattle Branch member and AAUW Washington State lobbyist
  • November 21, 2015 – 9:30 am – noon – UW Women’s Center update and presentation from our NCCWSL students
  • December 19, 2015 – Holiday Meeting with quartet Vivacé
  • January 16, 2016 – 9:30 am – noon – speakers from Real Change on homelessness
  • February 20, 2016 -Jerry Large, Seattle Times columnist, on “Race and the Power of Stories”.
  • March 19, 2016 – Alice Rothchild on her documentary of the Israeli/Palestinian conflict at the Best Western Plus Executive Inn, Seattle, WA
  • April 27, 2016 – 7pm – Scholars Recognition Evening Reception at the Best Western Plus Executive Inn, Seattle, WA

Additional Past Programs and Events