For more information:

ADVANCE Resource Center

001 Carlotti Hall

75 Lower College Road

Kingston, RI  02881

 

Phone:  (401) 874-9422

Fax: (401) 874 - 5780

Email: advance1@etal.uri.edu

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Enhancing the academic careers of women in science, technology, engineering, & mathematics

Past Events Year One

(blueindicates off-campus, non-URI events)

FALL 2003

August  

 

12

ADVANCE Leadership Team Meeting

20

Women In Science Lunch - ADVANCE presentation


September

 


8 Award Date
12Leadership Team Meeting
24Women in Science Key Behaviors Focus Group
30College of Engineering Chairs Meeting - ADVANCE presentation

October

 


3 Leadership Team Meeting
15College of Arts & Sciences Chairs Meeting - ADVANCE presentation
16ADVANCE Press Conference
16College of Environment & Life Sciences Key Behaviors Focus Group
20College of Environment & Life Sciences Chairs Meeting - ADVANCE presentation
28New Faculty Lunch - ADVANCE presentation

November

 


3 Graduate School of Oceanography - ADVANCE presentation
5 ADVANCE Leadership Team Meeting
22 Into the Woods Pre-show Reception
25 South County Women's Networking Social

 

December

 

 

3ADVANCE Leadership Team Meeting
10 ADVANCE Leadership Team Workshop & Dinner w/ Barbara Sloan
11 Natural Resources Science Department Climate Workshop
18 ADVANCE Leadership Team Meeting

SPRING 2004

January

 


23 ADVANCE Leadership Team Meeting
28 South County Women's Networking Social
29 ADVANCE Leadership Workshop w/ Barbara Sloan
30 Natural Resources Science Climate Workshop
30 Plant Sciences Climate Mini Workshop

February

 


12 UWash. ADVANCE Leadership Workshop and PI meeting, Seattle Wash.
18 Leadership Team Meeting, 8 a.m., Bliss Hall Conference Rm
19 Women's Studies and ADVANCE Reception, 3:30 p.m., Women's Center
24 Latin American Women Colloquia Series: Gender and Gentility in 20th Century Peru, presented by Prof. Susana de Los Heros, 3:45 pm, Dana Shugar Library, Women's Center
26 ADVANCE Topical Lunch: "Meet Your Friends in the Research Office," 12:00 noon, University Club
27ADVANCE Male Faculty Key Behaviors Focus Group, 12 noon, U Club

March

 


10South County Women's Networking Social, 5 p.m., Shelter Harbor Inn
23 Latin American Women Colloquia Series: Immigrants and our Silent Killers, presented by guest speaker Vinnie Velazquez
24 Women in Science Lunch, 12:00 noon, UClub. Special guest: Provost M. Beverly Swan
26 Topical Lunch: "Thinking About Tenure From the Start: Things You Should Be Doing From the First Day on the Job", 12:00, UClub
28 High Tea & Her Stories, 3:00 p.m., URI Feinstein Providence Campus (call 401- 277-5000 for more info)

 

April

 


6Latin American Women Colloquia Series: Women in the Contemporarey Political Arena in Mexico, presented by guest speaker Georgina Sanchez, 3:45 pm., Dana Shugar Library, Women's Center
7 Dana Shugar Spring Colloquim Series: U.S. Policy and the Global Sex Trade, presented by Prof. Donna Hughes, 5:00 pm, University Club
13 Schweers Memorial Lecture: Developing a Healthy Body Image in a Body Toxic Culture, presented by guest speaker Kathy Kater, 8:00 pm Glanti Lounge, Library
19-21 ADVANCE National Conference, Atlanta, GA
20 Latin American Women Colloquia Series: Trumping Rigoberta Menchu: Truth and Memories of the Guatemalan Civil War, presented by Rosa Maria Pegueros, 3:45 p.m., Dana Shugar Library, Women's Center
21 WOMENomics 101: Pay Equity - Women Working Hard, Earning Less. 6:30-8:30 p.m., Women's Center. RSVP: (401) 364-6210
22 Women In Science Lunch: "Simulation of Pedestrian Evacuation from Buildings." Presented by Natacha Thomas, Ass't Professor, Civil Engineering. RSVP to Bette_Erickson@uri.edu
25 Jane Lancaster from Brown U: "Engineering Motherhood" A discussion on Lillian Gilbreth and booksigning for Making Time. 3 pm, Galanti Lounge, URI Library
26 Dana Shugar Spring Colloquim Series: The Teacher 'Forced' Us to Think: Being a Foreigner in Finland, presented by Prof. Donna Bickford, 5:00 pm. University Club
29 ADVANCE Topical Lunch: " Work-Work and Home-Work: Making the Connections," 12:00, UClub
29 Reception for New Tenure-Track Women Faculty, Women's Center, 3-4 pm RSVP to 874-5412

May

 


5 South County Women's Networking Social, 4:15 - 6:15, Caylily's, Wakefield. RSVP to 401 789-8062
5 Research Office Workshop: Research Office Grant Services & Resources, 10:30-11:30, Multicultural Center computer classroom
12 Research Office Workshop: Proposal Preparation -Panel Discussion, 10:30-11:30, Multicultural Center Forum
20 Research Office Workshop: Hot and Alternative Funding Opportunities - Panel Discussion, 10:30-11:30, Multicultural Center Forum
26 Adventures in Teaching: URI Faculty Innovations for Reaching, Teaching, and Engaging Students, May 26, 12:00-3:15, UClub (RSVP silver@uri.edu)

Summer 2004

June

 


8 Women in Science Lunch, UClub
10-13 GWIS (Graduate Women in Science National Conference, Northeastern University, Boston
13-16 AAAS-Pacific Division (ADVANCE Symposium presentation), Salt Lake City, Utah

July

 


14 Women in Science Lunch, UClub

August

 


10 South County Women's Networking Social;4-7 pm, Cherry Hill, Wakefield
19 Women in Science Lunch, UClub
30-31 IDP Course Planning Workshops: Understanding Today's Students, Presenting & Explaining. Register: BetteErickson@uri.edu