Finding Yourself in STEM

February 20, 2018

Mark your calendar to build inclusive communities, have social justice conversations, and find your space in STEM at UW-Madison! The three events described, below, are free and open to all UW-Madison students.

Dinner Discussion
Tuesday, March 6 (6:00-7:30 PM)
Multicultural Student Center Lounge, 716 Langdon Street

Build a community of inclusion and find your space in STEM through sharing and finding the courage to ask questions. (Dinner provided; RSVP on FB @WISCFYIS)

Panel Discussion & Zine Workshop
Tuesday, March 13 (6:00-7:30 PM)
BioCommons, Steenbock Library, 550 Babcock Drive

How do I find inclusive environments where I can thrive?
Discussion with Panelists: Ann Fink, Center for Research on Gender & Women; Emilie Hofacker, DDEEA, Bukky A. Leonard, PEOPLE program

Lecture & Reception
Monday, April 23 (6:00-7:30 PM)
1610 Engineering Hall, 1415 Engineering Drive

Responding to the National Mandate to Diversify the Scientific Workforce: A Decade of Research on African Americans in Computing. Lecture from Dr. Jerlando F.L. Jackson, Vilas Distinguished Professor of Higher Education, and Director and Chief Research Scientist, Wisconsin’s Equity and Inclusion Laboratory. Reception to follow in the Cheney Room.

If you need an accommodation to attend any of these events, please contact Heather Shimon.