Karen Filloon of WCCO radio, Belinda Jensen of KARE-TV and local consulting meteorologist Therese Benkowski will discuss their career experiences and various issues concerning women in meteorology at 7:15 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 20, in 3M Auditorium, Owens Science Hall.

Are there special challenges or obstacles that female meteorology students or professionals encounter?

Ron Trenda will moderate the panel discussion, which will be followed by a question-and-answer session.