You’ll be INSPIRED* at Rising Tide events.
Meet Erin Kelly, Professor of Work and Organization Studies at MIT’s Sloan School of Management.
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.
* Meet renowned scholars and national champions, like Erin, Meredith and Annie, as well as leaders and innovators from across Maine.
FALL 2016 Events
September 27: STRIDE – Strategies and Tactics for Recruiting to Improve Diversity and Excellence
Northeastern University colleagues Jacqueline Isaacs and Jan Rinehart will share best practices for faculty recruitment to achieve UMaine diversity goals and to foster innovation on our campus and across the University of Maine System. This event is recommended for faculty serving, or likely to serve on search committees, department chairs and directors, diversity advocates and all who are interested in enhancing search and hiring processes.
9:30 am – 11:30 am, Wells Conference Center Room 3
This event is free and open to all members of our campus community. Please register using the form below to ensure adequate seating. Registration will close on SEPT 20, 2016.
August 11: Dept. Chair/Directors Professional Development Day
Join a committee of your administrative peers to learn more about effective leadership and the many challenges administrative service presents. Morning sessions will be facilitated by Tamara Mitchell of the UMaine System Office of Organizational Effectiveness; Human Resources and Equal Opportunity partners will lead the afternoon activities which will highlight the many resources available on our campus.
Reservations are required as space is limited. Please call the Rising Tide Center at 581-3439, or e-mail email@example.com.
8:15 am -2:30 pm, Wells Conference Center Room 2