April 13th: Women in Science Workshop

The Women in Science Workshop will celebrate the career paths of three prominent women science advocates who will lend insight into these and other questions.  Each will share her experiences— highlighting successes, challenges and ‘near misses’ along the way.

This event is free of charge.

Thursday, April 13th
1:00 – 5:00 PM
Lory Student Center North Ballroom

Speakers:
Janice Clements, PhD, Vice Dean for Faculty, John Hopkins School of Medicine
Jeni Cross, PhD, Associate Professor Sociology, Colorado State University
Suzanne Ffolkes, Vice President of Communications, Research!America

This half-day workshop will provide practical suggestions for men and women faculty/administrators to assist in  recruiting, retaining, and promoting women in science; strategies and tools to assist in conversations about science to non-scientists; insight into the science of team science; and networking with a community of individuals dedicated to the advancement of women, science and improved communication strategies to promote both.

Please email cvmbs@colostate.edu or call (970) 491-7051 with questions.