This science, technology, and math conference for middle school girls was held on February 25, 2012 at the University of Colorado, Boulder. The event was organized by the American Association of University Women (AAUW), and sponsored by NCAR and partially funded by the NCAR Diversity Committee.
The Earth Science Women's Network's (ESWN) first annual professional development workshop was held in June 2011 at NCAR and organized by ESWN Leadership Board member Christine Wiedinmyer. This effort was partially funded by the NCAR Diversity Committee.
Although English is typically considered the international language of science, it's hardly the only language heard in the offices, hallways, and cafeterias of UCAR/NCAR, and it's not necessarily what staff members converse in when they return home in the evenings.