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Headstrong: 52 Women Who Changed Science — and the World

How many women scientists and engineers can you name?

Though women have been leaders in science for centuries, they are not always recognized in through our historical records and schoolbooks, or in our popular culture.

Seeking to change that awareness, journalist Rachel Swaby recently published a new book, Headstrong: 52 Women Who Changed Science — and the World.

Fresh Perspectives on Diversity – Freeman A. Hrabowski, President of University of Maryland, Baltimore County

The Dean's Lecture Series is an opportunity for students, trainees, faculty and staff to explore current topics that impact our mission areas.

Our first series, Fresh Perspectives on Diversity, will lead to a deeper understanding of how diversity contributes to all our mission areas and fuels innovation and collaboration. These lectures will focus on the value and transformative power of diversity as we seek to lead the biomedical revolution. Lectures will take place from noon to 1:00pm in Berg Hall.  We hope you can join us.  Space is limited and preregistration is required.

WISE Research Roundtable with Linda C. Babcock, James M. Walton Professor of Economics, H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, Carnegie Mellon University

Linda Babcock is the founder and faculty director of the Program for Research and Outreach on Gender Equity in Society (PROGRESS). Her  earned degrees include a BA in Economics from the University of California at Irvine and an MA and Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Wisconsin at Madison. She is a member of the Russell Sage Foundation’s Behavioral Economics Roundtable and has served on the economics review panel for the National Science Foundation.

Headstrong: 52 Women Who Changed Science — and the World

How many women scientists and engineers can you name?

Though women have been leaders in science for centuries, they are not always recognized in through our historical records and schoolbooks, or in our popular culture.

Seeking to change that awareness, journalist Rachel Swaby recently published a new book, Headstrong: 52 Women Who Changed Science — and the World.

WISE Research Roundtable, "Beyond Breaking into the Lab: Next Steps in Progress and Recommendations for Leading in Science, Engineering, and Equity" with Sue V. Rosser, Provost, San Francisco State University

WISE Research Roundtables offer opportunities to hear from and engage with research scientists whose work illuminates ways to advance equity in scientific and technical fields.

The Myth of Gender Equality in Hiring

Stanford WISE Ventures presents a WISE Research Roundtable in the series, Emerging Scholars/Emerging Research: discussions with emerging research scientists whose new work illuminates ways to advance equity in scientific and technical fields:

"The Myth of Gender Equality in Hiring" with Koji Chavez, Ph.D. candidate, Department of Sociology, Stanford University.

Paying the Price for Sugar & Spice? Changing the Conversation about Gender and Mathematics

Stanford WISE Ventures (Office of the Vice Provost for Faculty Development and Diversity, and Office of the Vice Provost for Graduate Education), presents this seminar as part of a series of WISE Research Roundtables: Discussions with research scientists whose work illuminates ways to advance equity in scientific and technical fields.    

Paying the Price for Sugar & Spice? Changing the Conversation about Gender and Mathematics

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Rethinking Sex, Brain, and Gender: From Dimorphism to Mosaic

Stanford WISE Ventures (Office of the Vice Provost for Faculty Development and Diversity, and Office of the Vice Provost for Graduate Education), presents this seminar as part of a series of WISE Research Roundtables: Discussions with research scientists whose work illuminates ways to advance equity in scientific and technical fields.    

Rethinking Sex, Brain, and Gender: From Dimorphism to Mosaic

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Daphna Joel, Professor, School of Psychological Sciences and Sagol School of Neuroscience at Tel Aviv University

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