New Assistant Professors were invited by ADVANCE and the Deputy Provost for Faculty Affairs to opt into the ADVANCE Interdisciplinary Networking Committee mentoring program. The first Orientation for the current cohort will provide an opportunity to set the stage for these mentoring relationships. If you know of a colleague who may wish to participate, but hadn't yet enrolled, there is still time- it is completely voluntary, but they should contact Janele Krzywicki jak511@Lehigh.EDU.
ADVANCE and the Deputy Provost for Faculty Affairs meet with STEM Department Chairs over breakfast. Resources and strategies towards enhancing climate will be the overarching theme. Contact Janele Krzywicki jak511@Lehigh.EDU for more information.
Webinar by AWIS Best Practices for Family Friendly Policies. (from 12-1). With Mary Ann Mason, JD, PhD
Have you ever wondered what men can do to support women in STEM, to advocate for female faculty and gender equity, to support the ongoing transformation of the institution, your college, your department? On October 3, a team of male advocates from North Dakota State University's ADVANCE Forward program will lead two workshops providing insights into what works, the progress at NDSU and a safe discussion for perspectives and actionable steps relevant to Lehigh. RSVP by Sept.
Mr. James B. Adamson, as President and CEO of Advantica, parent company of Denny's, led the transformation of Denny's Company in the 1990's. You maybe a ware that the Denny's Company went through countless court cases for discriminatory practices and as a result, Denny's paid out $54,000,000 to settle. Mr. Adamson was hired as President and CEO and successfully transformed Denny's Company. Mr. Adamson wrote a best seller book about his experience : "The Denny's Story: How a Company In Crisis Resurrected Its Good Name." As President and CEO of Advantica, Mr.
Lehigh's Faculty and Staff of Color Network offers support and resources to welcome and foster a greater sense of community with faculty and staff of color on Lehigh's campus. Join colleagues August 29, 2013 in the Zoellner Art Gallery from 5-7 pm for the first social gathering of the 2013-2014 Academic Year.