Past Events

Thursday, August 27, 2015 - 17:00 to 19:00

Lehigh's Faculty and Staff of Color Network invites all newly hired faculty and staff to the 2015-2016 Welcome Ceremony on August 27th from 5-7 in the Lower Gallery of
Zoellner Arts Center.

For information about FSCN, please visit:


Tuesday, March 24, 2015 - 10:45 to Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 10:45
Lehigh University hosts the return of the Cornell Interactive Theatre Ensemble (CITE) to campus March 24, 25 and 26 to offer additional university-wide workshops for those who were unable to attend last semester. These workshops will provide an opportunity to think through some of the challenges in changing a campus climate, and introduce a few actions each of us can take to contribute to changing the climate. Each session will run for two hours and will be interactive and engaging, as we learn together.
Wednesday, February 11, 2015 - 16:00 to 17:30
Keynote speaker Dr. Christine Grant gives a talk about strategies that empower women engineers to achieve academic and career success.
Monday, January 26, 2015 - 12:45 to 13:30

Meet with Dr. Priscilla Nelson, Dept. Head and Professor Department of Mining Engineering, Colorado School of Mines, in UC Faculty Lounge East before her presentation at ATLSS. 

RSVP for coffee, tea and dessert with our guest by January 21 via this link:

Thursday, February 19, 2015 - 12:00 to 13:30

Talk with other faculty about achieving tenure at Lehigh.  While requirements vary based on discipline, there remain commonalities in achieving this career milestone. Lehigh ADVANCE co-hosts this event with the Faculty and Staff of Color Network.

UC306 from 12:00-1:30pm

Please RSVP by Feb12 with this link:

Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 12:00 to 13:30

This event will be rescheduled for Fall 2015.


April 16, 2015. LU-WISE, UC306, 12-1:30.   Learn about accessing resources and opportunities available to faculty through the offices of Research, International Affairs, and Communications.


Thursday, January 22, 2015 - 12:00 to 13:30

January 22 LU-WISE from 12-1:30 in UC 306.

The topic for this discussion is Gender and the Classroom.

We will cover information from Dr. Susan Basow, information on building an inclusive classroom (WEPAN resources) and other sources as apporopriate. 

UC Davis ADVANCE has compiled a database of articles on Bias in teaching evaluations.

Past ADVANCE seminar:

Monday, January 26, 2015 - 14:45 to 16:00

Dr. Priscilla P. Nelson, Department Head and Professor in the Department of Mining Engineering at the Colorado School of Mines, Golden CO will present on "City Resiliency and Underground Space" January 26, 2015, from 2:45-4:00pm.

Sponsored by the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and the Center for Advanced Technology for Large Structural Systems (ATLSS). 

Location: ATLSS Building - IMBT Laboratories 101
ATLSS Engineering Research Center
117 ATLSS Drive
Bethlehem PA 18015

Thursday, November 13, 2014 - 10:30

Launched in 2003 as the U.S. Fellowships component of the L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science International Fellowship program, the program aims to:

Monday, November 24, 2014 - 12:00 to 14:00

LU-WISE for November is rescheduled for Monday November 24. 

This month's topic of interest is handling criticism.  Please RSVP with this link by November 18:
First-timers are welcome!