March is Women's History Month and we are proud to recognize female leaders in STEM. Today we highlight Gertrude Elion. She won the Nobel prize in 1988 for co-developing leukemia medication & the first immunosuppressant used for organ transplants. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
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gertrude elion
Registration is open for the 2022-2023 school year! If you're NEW to PCSSD for kindergarten - 12th grade, you can register online. Links to our new portal can be found below. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence English: https://bit.ly/PCSSD_Registration22-23e Spanish: https://bit.ly/PCSSD_Registration22-23s
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March is Women's History Month and we are proud to recognize female leaders in STEM. Today we highlight Mary Anning. She was a paleontologist and collected fossils from ichthyosaur, plesiosaur, and pterodactyl skeletons. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 2 months ago, PCSSD
whm mary anning
March is Women's History Month and we are proud to recognize female leaders in STEM. Today we highlight Alice Ball. She developed an injectable treatment for leprosy. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
about 2 months ago, PCSSD
whm alice ball
March is Women's History Month and we are proud to recognize female leaders in STEM. Today we highlight Mary Engle Pennington. While working at USDA, she pioneered research on sanitary methods of processing, storing, and shipping food. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 months ago, PCSSD
whm mary engle pennington
March is Women's History Month and we are proud to recognize female leaders in STEM. Today we highlight Rachel Carson. She was a marine biologist and environmentalist who's work warned of the dangers of pesticides. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 months ago, PCSSD
whm rachel carson
March is Women's History Month and we are proud to recognize female leaders in STEM. Today we highlight Martha Coston. She developed flares that were used by the U.S. Navy during the Civil War. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 months ago, PCSSD
whm martha coston
March is Women's History Month and we are proud to recognize female leaders in STEM. Today we highlight Virginia Apgar. She invented the standardized assessment system for evaluating a newborn's health, called the Apgar score. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 months ago, PCSSD
whm virginia apgar
March is Women's History Month and we are proud to recognize female leaders in STEM. Today we highlight Katherine Johnson. She calculated the flight path for the first American in space and checked critical flight path calculations for Apollo 13. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 months ago, PCSSD
whm katherine johnson
Registration is open for the 2022-2023 school year! If you're NEW to PCSSD for kindergarten - 12th grade, you can register online. We have a new registration portal that makes the process much easier for families. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence English: https://bit.ly/PCSSD_Registration22-23e Spanish: https://bit.ly/PCSSD_Registration22-23s
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March is Women's History Month and we are proud to recognize female leaders in STEM. Today we highlight Mollie Orshanzky. She was a statistician who pioneered the way the U.S. Government defines poverty. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 months ago, PCSSD
whm mollie orshansky
March is Women's History Month and we are proud to recognize female leaders in STEM. Today we highlight Gerty Cori. She was the first American woman to win a Nobel prize in science in 1947 when she co-won for work on glycogen metabolism. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 months ago, PCSSD
gerty cori
March is Women's History Month and we are proud to recognize female leaders in STEM. Today we highlight Mae Jemison. In 1992, she was the first African American woman in space. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 months ago, PCSSD
mae jemison
March is Women's History Month and we are proud to recognize female leaders in STEM. Today we highlight Ada Lovelace. She is considered the founder of scientific computing and the first computer programmer. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 months ago, PCSSD
whm ada lovelace
March is Women's History Month and we are proud to recognize female leaders in STEM. Today we highlight Lillian Gilbreth. She was the first woman elected to the National Academy of Engineering. The book Cheaper by the Dozen chronicled her life. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 months ago, PCSSD
whm lillian gilbreth
March is Women's History Month and we are proud to recognize female leaders in STEM. Today we highlight Jane Goodall. She is seen as the world's expert on chimpanzees and spent 60 years studying the social and family interactions of chimpanzees. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 months ago, PCSSD
whm jane goodall
March is Women's History Month and we are proud to recognize female leaders in STEM. Today we highlight Margaret Collins. She was an entomologist and zoologist and co-discovered the neotermes luykxi species of termites. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
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whm margaret collins
March is Women's History Month and we are proud to recognize female leaders in STEM. Today we highlight Barbara McClintock. She won the Nobel prize in 1983 for her physiology work discovering a gene's ability to change position on the chromosome. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 months ago, PCSSD
whm barbara mcclintock
March is Women's History Month and we are proud to recognize female leaders in STEM. Today we highlight Virginia Holsinger. She impacted public health by developing a shelf-stable milk substitute mix to send internationally by donation programs. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
2 months ago, PCSSD
virginia holsinger
March is Women's History Month and we are proud to recognize female leaders in STEM. Today we highlight Marie Curie. She is the first woman to win a Nobel prize. In 1903 she won for her work in physics and again in 1911 for her work in chemistry. #pcssdproud #equityandexcellence
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whm marie curie