The University of Massachusetts Amherst

ADVANCE Launch Lecture: A Counternarrative from a Woman of Color in STEM

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Life Science Laboratories, Rooms S330-340, 240 Thatcher Way, Amherst, MA 01002
Celebrate UMass Amherst’s groundbreaking achievement in receiving an ADVANCE Institutional Transformation grant by attending the launch lecture and reception. This grant aims to develop systemic and sustainable approaches to advance gender equity in ways that involve all faculty through a focus on Collaboration and Equity.
 
Featured speaker Gilda Barabino is the Daniel and Frances Berg Professor and Dean of the Grove School of Engineering at The City College of New York. Dean Barabino was elected to the National Academy of Engineering and is now one of only six African-American women to hold this distinction.