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

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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
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Continuing the Conversation: Success Strategies

Continuing the Conversation: Success Strategies

May 2, 2016
SAU - Clark A
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

This event is a follow-up to a session hosted by CREW in December: Success Strategies for Research Focused Junior Faculty Women at RIT. Findings from this session will be discussed. Our moderator, Priya Natarajan, will lead a round table discussion about actions RIT can take to support research focused women faculty.

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RIT Diversity Theatre Presents: Photograph 51

RIT Diversity Theatre Presents: Photograph 51

April 6, 2016
Student Innovation Hall (87), Room 1600, The Albert J. Simone Center
6:30 PM

Directed by Tina Chapman DaCosta and written by Anna Ziegler, Photograph 51 is a moving portrait of Rosalind Franklin, one of the great female scientists of the twentieth century, and her fervid drive to map the contours of the DNA molecule. A chorus of physicists relives ...

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The AdvanceRIT Team successfully completed yet another NSF ADVANCE/GSE/AWIS PI Conference in Baltimore, MD from 22-24 May 2016! The team had its strongest attendance to date at this conference with 12 people in attendance from RIT! The program ultimately hosted 3 excellent workshops, made numerous connections, had time for high quality brainstorming and planning sessions, and enjoyed several...

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Jenn Smith Wins 1st Place in Project Management

Jenn Smith Wins 1st Place in Project Management

Rochester Institute of Technology is prestigiously known for its technological advancements, enhanced research findings, and preparing some of the most tech savvy engineers in the world. Jennifer Smith is a prime example of how hard work, dedication and perseverance can ultimately lead to continued success, even after graduation. Jenn, a 5th year mechanical engineer major and program assistan...

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