Past Events

Wednesday, March 2, 2016 - 12:00 to 13:30

One of the issues faculty have brought up from time to time is how to leverage internet tools to increase your visibility and benefit faculty careers.
What questions do you have about these tools and resources? What stories (positive or negative) have you heard? Are there key impacts in STEM that can be attained? What institutional support do you have already or do you need to effectively move in these spaces?

Wednesday, March 30, 2016 - 12:00 to 13:30

To raise awareness and to develop a larger group of Men Allies to this general cause, the Advocates will host two Ally Training Workshops on March 29th and March 30th.  At the workshop we will cover issues that include our climate, unconscious bias, and privilege.  We will also interact on hypothetical hiring and committee meeting scenarios all with a goal of equipping men faculty to exert a more and more positive influence on our climate.

Tuesday, March 29, 2016 - 12:00 to 13:30

To raise awareness and to develop a larger group of Men Allies to this general cause, the Advocates will host two Ally Training Workshops on March 29th and March 30th.  At the workshop we will cover issues that include our climate, unconscious bias, and privilege.  We will also interact on hypothetical hiring and committee meeting scenarios all with a goal of equipping men faculty to exert a more and more positive influence on our climate.

Thursday, February 4, 2016 - 12:00 to 13:30

LU-WISE will meet and discuss Male Advocates for Gender Equity at Lehigh.

Friday, December 4, 2015 - 12:00 to 14:00

 December 4, 12-2pm LU-WISE: Workshop, RBC 291/2/3

Thursday, November 5, 2015 - 12:00 to 13:30

An update on some ADVANCE action items and suggested topic: "Goal Posts" How do you set and achieve short term goals? Longer term goals? Do you have a mix of professional and personal goals?  An open discussion related to career planning, sharing what works.
(if another topic interests you, please suggest it!)
Location TBD
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Friday, October 23, 2015 - 15:00 to 16:30

On October 23, the Cognitive Science Program and the Department of Psychology host Dr. Chat Forbes, University of Delaware. His presentation "Social Threats as a Catalyst for Women's Negative STEM Memories and Aversion" at 3:10 pm in ST101 discusses social identify threat and its performance-based instantiation, sterotype threat. These are situational stressors that targets of negative stereotypes experience when they fear their actions may confirm a negative group stereotype.

Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 15:15
Following the completion of a five-year, $2.6 million grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) ADVANCE-Institutional Transformation (IT) program aimed at increasing the ranks of women in academic science and engineering careers, Lehigh University has received a second ADVANCE grant.
Tuesday, September 1, 2015 - 13:30 to 15:00

The ADVANCE Leadership Team will meet September 1 at 1:30-3:00 in the Training Conference Room, Basement B025 UC.

Wednesday, September 16, 2015 - 11:30 to Thursday, September 17, 2015 - 14:00

Department Chairs from Patriot League Affiliated Institutions will learn new research and strategies to enhance gender equity at the department level, thereby influencing their department, college, institution culture and climate. They will work together in groups and have the opportunity to work alongside their Chief Academic Officers.

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