Graduate Women in Physics

Grad Women in Physics
UMBC GWIP luncheon in February 2020.

GWIP is a group aimed at building community among women graduate students in the UMBC Physics Department, and increasing participation by women in graduate physics programs and physics careers.

Each year, GWIP hosts a number of events including:

  • Casual lunches and dinners for building community
  • Career development workshops and guest speakers
  • Hosting seminars and colloquia
  • Outreach and mentoring to undergraduate women physics majors at UMBC
  • Outreach activities for girls at local K-12 schools


2021 GWIP Event Schedule

  • Upcoming events
    • Virtual Movie Night coming soon!

GWIP is staying connected during distance learning through a groupme chat.  Please email Kylie Hoffman or Achala Denagamage to be added to our chat.

UMBC GWIP points-of-contact:
Kylie Hoffman
Achala Denagamage

Faculty advisor: Eileen Meyer