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Combining research, policy and programming to enhance recruitment, retention and advancement opportunities for women faculty in STEM disciplines.

Dr. Anne Kress speaks at an AdvanceRIT Connectivity Session
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Advance at NSF Program Meeting 2013
Advance Launch Dr. van der Meulen Cornell University
Connect Grant Awardees 2014
Daring Appreciation Panel 2014
Dr. Carol Marchetti AdvanceRIT Co-PI
Dr. Margaret Bailey AdvanceRIT PI
Dr. Shalini Khazanchi, Saunders College of Business
Professor Santosh Kurinec KGCOE
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Moving Past Gender Differences in Negotiation

Moving Past Gender Differences in Negotiation

Wednesday, February 11, 2015
SAU - Student Alumni Union (04), 1829
9:00am - 11:30am

This seminar is designed to allow participants to understand what is known about gender and its role in negotiation performance. The topics covered will include the triggers of gender differences in negotiated outcomes as well as strategies and techniques that can be used to overcome the gende...

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Meet the Provost's Faculty Advisory Council for Women Faculty

Meet the Provost's Faculty Advisory Council for Women Faculty

Friday, February 20, 2015
SDC 1300/1310
11:30 AM-1:00 PM

This luncheon is an opportunity to meet and learn about the newly launched "Provost's Advisory Council for Female Faculty" and the Faculty Associate for Women Faculty. The discussion will center around your experience as a new faculty member at RIT and identifying practices for acclimating new faculty.


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54 Women Who Rocked the Tech World

54 Women Who Rocked the Tech World

If you want to encourage your daughter, sister, niece, aunt, mom, grandma, BFF, girlfriend, or wife to dig into math, science, and computers and pursue the high-paying jobs in those fields, it helps to show her some role models.

In that spirit, Duke University professor Susan Rodger, author and mentor Katy Dickinson, and developer Jessica Dickinson Goodman fired up The Notable Women Ca...

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Sukanya Chakrabarti

Sukanya Chakrabarti

Dr. Sukanya Chakrabarti and her colleagues have recently made an "observational confirmation" of a predicted unseen dark matter dominated dwarf galaxy located approximately 300,000 light years away.
This discovery has been featured in NBC News, Read More »