Advocates and Allies Workshop

We need YOUR help to improve gender equity at Michigan Tech and invite you to join us for a workshop on October 17 or 18, 2019. The Advocates and Allies program, which originated at North Dakota State University has been adapted at numerous institutions around the nation and is now being adapted at Michigan Tech. This workshop is a part of Michigan Tech’s NSF funded ADVANCE Initiative and will be facilitated by Dr. Roger Green and Dr. Christi McGeorge from North Dakota State University and Dr. Robert Gordon from Auburn University.

 

Over the course of October 17 and 18 we will be holding the workshop three times in an effort to meet everyone’s schedule. During each workshop, there will be two concurrent sessions: one for men to work towards becoming advocates for gender equity and one for women and gender diverse individuals to discuss the issues they face related to gender equity. The workshops will be held in the Memorial Union Building Ballroom A from 9:30AM to 11:30AM and 1:00PM to 3:00PM on October 17 and from 8:30AM to 10:30AM on October 18. Refreshments will be served and attendance will be recorded in your Digital Measures if you bring your Michigan Tech ID.

 

More information about the event is available at www.mtu.edu/advance/advocates-and-allies.

 

If you have questions about this program, please contact the ADVANCE office at the information below. If you are interested in attending this event, please use our RSVP form below so that we can be sure to have adequate space.

 

https://forms.gle/sQeeyJP4hgFVCcYQ7

 

 

Contact ADVANCE

Email: advance-mtu@mtu.edu

Phone: 906-487-2519

In Person: Library 102B (Mon-Thurs. 7:30am-3:30pm, or by appointment)

Friday, October 18 at 8:30 am to 10:30 am

Memorial Union Building (MUB), Ballroom A
1503 Townsend Drive, Houghton, MI 49931

Event Type

Workshops

Target Audience

Faculty/Staff

Website

https://www.mtu.edu/advance/initiativ...

Subscribing Departments ?
College of Engineering, Academic Affairs and Office of the Provost
Host ?

ADVANCE at Michigan Tech

Contact Name

Brad Wells

Contact Email

advance-mtu@mtu.edu

Contact Phone

906-487-2519

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