The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Navigating Academia as the Only _____ In Your Program

Monday, November 29, 2021 - 2:00pm

When you are the only _______ in your program, whether it be woman, minority, or another group, it can feel isolating and lonely. Dr. Destenie Nock will be speaking on her experience in academia, both as a PhD student and assistant professor, discussing obstacles she encountered and how she overcame them, as well as providing advice and tools on how others can be proactive allies to BIPOC women in academia. 

This event is presented by UMass Graduate Women in STEM