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Campus Organizations

Network for Women in Science: The mission of the Network for Women in Science on the Scripps La Jolla campus is to provide support, guidance, and opportunity for female scientists, to create awareness of issues that affect scientific career development and success, to promote diversity at Scripps, and to make a positive difference in the culture of science for the benefit of the entire scientific community. For more information, click here.

Scripps Consulting Club: Scripps Consulting Club is a TSRI student- and postdoc- run club with a mission to provide training and resources towards pursuing management consulting or business in science as a career. Through its activities and programs, it seeks to hone club participants' analytical skills, and guide them to develop a framework to evaluate and solve problems, and make balanced decisions. Club meetings will include case studies, consulting panels and workshops, interview preparation, and more. For more information, click here.

Toastmasters: Scripps Outstanding Speakers (SOS) Toastmasters is a group of people dedicated to improving their speaking and leadership skills in front of large and small audiences alike.  Our diverse backgrounds and varied careers make for lively and engaging meetings. They meet every Wednesday 12:30 – 1:30 pm in the Immunology East Conference Room.  For more information, click here.

Society of Fellows: The purpose of the Society of Fellows is to encourage professional and social exchange within The Scripps Research Institute, establish and maintain a program of communication and information exchange regarding the Institute for all present and former Fellows and sponsor a visiting lectureship program attracting leaders in various research areas. All current fellows, graduate students, professional staff and former fellows are eligible to participate in Society activities, and may join the Society. Members receive discounts on items such as SOF t-shirts and tickets to SOF events. Members may also participate in the spring and fall travel award competitions sponsored by the Society of Fellows. Activities include guest speakers, luncheons, happy hours, travel awards, trade shows, placement services and more. For more information about the Society of Fellows, check the SOF Web site.