College of Natural Sciences
Do gender dynamics drive drive women away from science?  Does studying science put women on equal footing with men? What roadblocks do women scientists face in promotion in academia? Join us in discussing these and many other issues for women in science as we celebrate the release of Pathways, Potholes, and the Persistence of Women in Science: Reconsidering the Pipeline, written by 21 scholars and edited by faculty advisor to the chancellor for diversity and and inclusive excellence Enobong (Anna) Branch.

March 28, 2017
11:30 am-1:00 pm

Life Science Laboratories, S330

The topic for this public lecture was selected in response to CNS faculty interest and will focus on effective strategies for all professionals on how to negotiate well.

March 29, 2017
10:30 am-12:00 pm

Campus Center Auditorium

Dawn Wright, Chief Scientist, ESRI, presents “Swells, Soundings, and Sustainability in the Ocean,” a brief history of how the ocean has been mapped from ancient times to the present. 

April 7, 2017
3:00 pm-4:35 pm

Old Chapel, auditorium

The choice to pursue a given professional path may feel free but is often constrained by subtle social cues about who does and doesn’t “belong there.” This lecture will show how such constraints can be lifted to allow students real freedom to pursue any academic and professional path, especially ones where their group is underrepresented.

April 19, 2017
4:00 pm

Goodell Hall, Bernie Dallas Room