[Parentsgroup-list] Symposium on current status of women in science--next Wed

wenc at fas.harvard.edu wenc at fas.harvard.edu
Fri Oct 5 12:33:12 EDT 2007


FYI--since parenthood seems to be a pretty serious issue for women scientists in
the current academic climate.  --Christine



Wednesday, October 10

Beyond Bias and Barriers -- A symposium based on the National Academy of
Science’s report on women in science and engineering

1:45-6:00 pm, Radcliffe Gymnasium, Radcliffe Yard, Harvard University

CURRENT STATUS OF WOMEN IN SCIENCE
Maria Zuber--E.A. Griswold Professor of Geophysics, MIT
HOW INSTITUTIONS IMPACT DIVERSITY
Nan Keohane--Laurance S. Rockefeller Distinguished Visiting Professor of Public
Affairs at Princeton University, and former President of Duke University
WHAT HARVARD CAN DO
Barbara Grosz--Interim Dean, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Studies; Higgins
Professor of Natural Science
PANEL DISCUSSION
Evelynn Hammonds, Moderator--Senior Vice Provost for Faculty Diversity and
Development; Rosenkrantz Professor of the History of Science and of African and
African American Studies

A reception will follow the presentations. Full schedule and agenda details can
be found at
http://www.hcs.harvard.edu/hgwise/Images/BBBposter.pdf

RSVPs to hgwise at hcs.harvard.edu are strongly encouraged but not required.

Sponsored by Harvard Graduate Women in Science and Engineering (HGWISE), the
Graduate School of Arts and Sciences (GSAS), and Harvard Integrated Life
Sciences (HILS)




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