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 renowned scholars and national champions, like Erin, Meredith and Annie, as well as leaders and innovators from across Maine.
Sept 15: Women’s Professional Development: A Lifespan Perspective
Dr. Amanda Rose will share her expertise and her experience to address the challenges that face women in academia. Topics will include perceptions of women at work, acknowledgement of achievement, division of labor in the home, perceptions of working mothers, maternal gatekeeping, childcare and social policy and the affect of gender in workplace negotiations. This event is presented in partnership with the University of Maine Psychology Department.
3:00 – 5:00 pm, Norman Smith Hall Room 107
This workshop has reached capacity and registration is now closed.
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 online using the link below to ensure adequate seating. Registration will close on SEPT 20, 2016.
Image Description: Dr. Erin Kelly portrait
Image Description: Dr. Meredith Hastings portrait
Image Description: Annie Houle portrait May 2015