Past Events

Friday, September 19, 2014 - 08:00 to 09:30

STEM Department Chairs meet in UC304 to discuss Mentoring Best Practices and Mentoring Plans Department Chairs can support to help all faculty thrive.




Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - 12:00 to 13:30

LU-WISE October 15, 2014- IA Governor's Suite, 12-1:30

Topic:  Enhancing Creativity and Innovation in STEM

Einstein said: "Imagination is more important than knowledge."

RSVP by October 9:

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 12:00 to 13:30

LU-WISE September 18, 2014

12:00-1:30, UC 408

Agenda: TBA

Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 11:30 to 14:00

Lehigh ADVANCE invites you to SHINE for 2014-2015.

STEM Women and their allies and supporters are invited to a creative team building activity on August 21, 2014 from 12-2pm.

Lunch will be available starting at 11:30. RSVP by August 18 by this link:

Click the image of the painting for more details.

Friday, May 9, 2014 - 13:00 to 14:00

Dr. Natasha Vermaak's colleague Dr. Brett Compton is speaking on 3D Printing of Composites with Controlled Architecture. The lecture is open to the public in Room 466 Packard Laboratory.  Lehigh ADVANCE supports Dr. Compton's visit to the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Mechanics as part of building diverse research collaboration teams to support the careers of STEM women faculty.

Wednesday, April 9, 2014 - 19:00 to 21:00

Lehigh University welcomes Dr. Kathy Sullivan, LU Alumna, first American woman to perform a spacewalk, and current administrator of NOAA. Details on poster below.

Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 16:00 to 20:00

The Annual Sigma Xi Banquet will take place on April 24, 2014.  New Members will be initiated.

Keynote Lecture: "How the Turtle Got Its Shell" by Dr. Scott Gilbert, Senior Research ASsociate, Howeard A. Schneiderman Professor Emeritus, Develpmental Biology, Swarthmore College.

Friday, February 7, 2014 - 16:00 to 17:00

Discerning the role of HapIn1a during skeletogenesis of the zebrafish fin.

This presentation discusses Govindan's research project that received a Sigma Xi Grants in Aid of Research (GIAR) Award and will include helpful hints for writing a successful GIAR proposal.  Next GIAR proposal deadline is 3/15/2014. Graduate students especially welcome.


Friday, January 24, 2014 - 16:00

Speaking for the trees: paleoecological insights on the causes and dynamics of abrupt forest change.

Dr. Robert Booth, EES, Lehigh University

Wednesday, February 5, 2014 - 13:00 to 14:00

Lehigh is an AWIS member.  If you'd like to watch this webinar, please contact Marci Levine, mjl410.

AWIS Webinar - Interdisciplinary Mentoring in Science