Diverse Women In Science & Engineering and Cornell Women of Color Coalition Joint Symposium

March 18, 2017 -
8:45am to 5:00pm
Where: Physical Sciences Building
Competencies: Personal Development
Contact Name: Alyssa Lopez
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Cornell University's Office of Diversity Programs in Engineering (DPE) and the Cornell Women of Color Coalition (WOCC) invite members of Cornell and the surrounding communities to participate in the Diverse Women in Science & Engineering (DWISE) and Women of Color Joint Symposium on 18 March 2017. 

Engage with dynamic leaders, gain professional development, foster community across difference, and seize the opportunity to network with influential peers and change agents at this symposium.

All genders and ethnicities are welcome to attend!

  • Diverse Women In Science & Engineering  and Cornell Women of Color Coalition Joint Symposium

“A Movement Without Borders: Decolonizing Feminism, Practicing Global Sisterhood”

Featuring Keynotes by:

Dr. Lydia Villa-Komaroff, Cell and Molecular Biologist, Executive, Diversity Advocate & Founding Member of SACNAS

Dr. Stephanie Adams, Dean, Old Dominion University- College of Engineering & Technology

Janet Mock, Transgender Rights Activist, New York Times bestseller Author, & TV Host

  • Free Registration for:
    • Cornell students,
    • Cornell Post-Docs,
    • Cornell staff, 
    • Cornell faculty, and
    • Ithaca high school students (9-12)
  • $10 Registration Fee for all other participants
  • Registration includes continental breakfast, lunch, and reception
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