Join ATHENA San Diego and The Daily Transcript in recognizing individuals and organizations that have supported the development and promotion of talented women within the technology, life science and health care sector.

  • Athena Pinnacle Awards 2008 Nominees - Services

    Congratulations to our 2008 nominees. Athena would like to thank everyone who nominated and contributed the following excerpts for these exceptional candidates.

  • Athena Pinnacle Awards 2008 Nominees - Life Sciences

    Congratulations to our 2008 nominees. Athena would like to thank everyone who nominated and contributed the following excerpts for these exceptional candidates.

  • Athena Pinnacle Awards 2008 Nominees - Technology

    Congratulations to our 2008 nominees. Athena would like to thank everyone who nominated and contributed the following excerpts for these exceptional candidates.

  • Athena Pinnacle Awards 2008 Nominees - Education

    Congratulations to our 2008 nominees. Athena would like to thank everyone who nominated and contributed the following excerpts for these exceptional candidates.

  • 2008 Pinnacle Scholarship Recipients

    Each year during the Athena Pinnacle Awards, Athena awards scholarships and laptop computers to outstanding female high school students pursuing a career in science, engineering or mathematics. Past winners have attended competitive institutions of higher learning, including Harvard College, Stanford University, Massachusetts Institution of Technology, Columbia University and schools in the University of California system. The following profiles include this year's scholarship winners and a glimpse of how each of them is set to imagine, invent and inspire.

  • Message from Athena Chairwoman Rhonda Rhyne

    As we entered our tenth year, Athena's board of directors rejoiced in our accomplishments, reflected on our growth and strategically planned for the next decade. Specifically, we envisioned a more robust organization that was financially stronger and could offer our growing membership enhanced value. This vision led to our decision to transition from the UCSD umbrella to an independent entity, which becomes effective July 1.

  • Athena Pinnacle Awards co-chairs

    The co-chairs of the Pinnacle Awards, Brenda Gebler, Deborah Jondall, Jessica Wolff and Margaret Mann, would like to acknowledge the tireless efforts of all of the volunteers who spent many hours helping to create a memorable 10th Anniversary Pinnacle Awards celebration.

  • Upcoming 2008 ATHENA programs

    Technology Affinity Group (TAG) & Sponsor Fish & Richardson present "Reinventing Yourself: By Choice or Necessity" series

  • Numbers improving slowly for women in science and technology

    This year as we observe the 10th anniversary of the Athena Pinnacle Awards, we want to take a look at our progress. In those 10 years, women in science and engineering have made important strides. And Athena has played a role.

  • Athena Pinnacle Awards 2008 Nominees - Corporation/Organization

    Congratulations to our 2008 nominees. Athena would like to thank everyone who nominated and contributed the following excerpts for these exceptional candidates.

  • Athena Scholarship Fund gives a start to young women

    "To give -- to make, do or perform: to give a start"

ATHENA Pinnacle Awards

Archived Reports

ATHENA Pinnacle Awards - 2013

Join Athena San Diego and The Daily Transcript in recognizing the individuals and organizations that have impacted the life sciences, technology, health care and business communities while contributing to the vitality of women’s roles in business.

ATHENA Pinnacle Awards - 2012

Join Athena San Diego and The Daily Transcript in recognizing the individuals and organizations that have impacted the life sciences, technology, health care and business communities while contributing to the vitality of women’s roles in business.

ATHENA Pinnacle Awards - 2011

Join Athena San Diego and The Daily Transcript in recognizing the individuals and organizations that have impacted the life sciences, technology, health care and business communities while contributing to the vitality of women’s roles in business.

ATHENA Pinnacle Awards - 2010

Join Athena San Diego and The Daily Transcript in recognizing the individuals and organizations that have impacted the life sciences, technology, health care and business communities while contributing to the vitality of women’s roles in business.

ATHENA Pinnacle Awards - 2009

Join ATHENA San Diego and The Daily Transcript in recognizing individuals and organizations that have supported the development and promotion of talented women within the life sciences, technology, health care and business communities.

ATHENA Pinnacle Awards - 2007

Athena and The Daily Transcript recognize executives, educators and companies dedicated to the growth of women in the science and technology sector at the annual Athena Pinnacle Awards Luncheon held Friday, April 20.

ATHENA Pinnacle Awards - 2006

Athena and The Daily Transcript join together to recognize executives, educators and companies dedicated to the growth of women in the science and technology sector at the annual Athena Pinnacle Awards celebration held on Tuesday, April 25.

ATHENA Pinnacle Awards - 2005

The Daily Transcript is pleased to partner once again with UCSD Athena to present the program guide for the annual Athena Pinnacle Awards celebration held Thursday, April 28. This well-attended event honors the executives, educators and companies committed to fostering the growth of women in the technology sector.