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You’ll be INSPIRED* at Rising Tide events.

Meet Erin Kelly, Professor of Work and Organization Studies at MIT’s Sloan School of Management.

Dr. Erin Kelly portraitAs the keynote speaker at ADVANCING WOMEN IN ACADEMIA 2016, Erin shared research illustrating how family-friendly workplace policies actually reinforce gender inequality.

Meet Meredith Hastings, one of Insight into Diversity’s 100 Most Inspiring Women in STEM.Dr. Meredith Hastings portrait

Meredith visited UMaine in March 2016 to celebrate the 5-year anniversary of the ADVANCE Rising Tide Center, and to bolster the aspirations of women faculty and students.

Meet Annie Houle, gender equity champion and co-founder of Wage Project ME.

Annie Houle portrait May 2015In 2015, Annie offered the keynote speech at our signature annual event, ADVANCING WOMEN IN ACADEMIA.

* Meet renowned scholars and national champions, like Erin, Meredith and Annie, as well as leaders and innovators from across Maine. 


FALL 2016 Events

Department Chair and Unit Director

Professional Development Day

August 11, 2016  •   8:15 am -2:30 pm, Wells Conference Center Room 2

The event is free and open to all UM faculty; registration is required. Call the Rising Tide Center at 581-3439 for more information or to register, or register using the form below.

Chairs & Directors Professional Development Day

 

 
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ADVANCE Rising Tide Center
5728 Fernald Hall, Room 102
Orono, Maine 04469-5728
Phone: 207-581-3439
E-mail: risingtide@maine.edu
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Orono, Maine 04469
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