ADVANCE Project TRACS Events
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Queer in STEM: Emergent Issues and Opportunities for Change from Academia to Industry || Speaker: Erin Cech, University of Michigan || Tuesday, November 22 || 3:30 - 4:45 PM || Byker Auditorium Learn more by viewing the flyer
Internal Implementation Advisory Team Meeting || Thursday, December 15 || 2:00 – 4:00 PM || ABB 138 – This meeting is an opportunity to bring the entire Internal Implementation Advisory group up to speed with the semester in review, gain feedback from them, and brainstorm ideas and programming for the upcoming semester.
Save-the-Date || Spring 2017
Presentation by Donna Riley || Monday, March 6 || 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. || Procrastinator Theater – Donna Riley is Professor of Engineering Education and Science, Technology, and Society at Virginia Tech. From 2013-2015, she served as Program Director for Engineering Education at the National Science Foundation. Riley's research interests include engineering and social justice; engineering ethics; social inequality in engineering education; and the liberal education of engineers. In 2005, she received a National Science Foundation CAREER award on implementing and assessing critical and feminist pedagogies in engineering classrooms.
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Equity Advocate Orientation || Tuesday, August 23 || 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. || Jabs Hall 415 – Equity Advocate orientation is designed to bring new EAs up to speed and refresh current EAs about changes in policy and other university activities that might affect their roles.
Equity Advocate Orientation || Friday, September 9 || 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. || Jabs Hall 415 – Equity Advocate orientation is designed to bring new EAs up to speed and refresh current EAs about changes in policy and other university activities that might affect their roles.
P&T workshop - Summer Snacks with TRACS – We know that summer is when many of you work on and submit your materials for review, join us for a couple of events where you can come, ask your questions, get tips, and even see some sample dossiers generously donated by other women in STEM/SBS. Both workshops will feature Mike Babcock and Suzanne Held, both former members of the University PRT committee.
Monday, June 20 || 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. || Jabs Hall 102
Wednesday, July 6 || 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. || Jabs Hall 102
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Grant Writing Boot Camp 2.0: Reviews and Rewriting Your Proposal || Thursday, June 9 || 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. – Panel session with faculty who have experiences with different agencies to help in understanding your reviews – giving ideas on how to respond and talk to your program officer. Bring your reviews to the peer review session to discuss your reviews and strategize about how to address them.
May - Event Descriptions
May 17, 2016 - Internal Implementation Advisory Team Meeting
May 17, 2016 - Research Mentoring
May 25, 2016 - Writing to Communicate Your Science
April - Event Descriptions
April 6, 2016 - Better Science Through Storytelling
April 26, 2016 - Campus Climate Data Charrette
March - Event Descriptions
March 24, 2016 - Intro to Grants
February - Event Descriptions
February 2, 2016 - Funding from Foundations
February 4, 2016 - It Depends on the Lens
January - Event Descriptions
January 28, 2016 - NSF CAREER Panel Session