Women’s History Month 2014

Women, Leadership and Education:

Leaning In

A Celebration for Women’s History Month 2014

 

List of All Events:

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Public Lecture by Dr. Marianne Cooper

Cooper 2Dr. Marianne Cooper, primary researcher for Lean In (S. Sandberg, 2013), accomplished scholar on issues of gender and leadership.  This will be a daylong event with a public presentation, student activities and a reception.  Light breakfast will be served.  RSVP (preferred, but not required) at CBizEvents@purduecal.edu

Date:  Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Time:  8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

Location:  Alumni Hall, Purdue University Calumet Campus

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Sponsored by:  Multicultural Campus Council~~~Women’s Studies~~~Rachel Smith, Assistant Professor of Management~~~Lori Feldman, Professor of Management, College of Business

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Lean In:  Student Reading Circle

Pre-registration required; limited seats available. Light refreshments served. Complimentary copies of the book will be provided to the first 25 registrants. Participants/students are expected to read the book in advance of the reading circle event. Discussion leaders will prepare questions to jumpstart the conversation; however, participants will also be invited to take on various roles. At the end of the event, participants will be asked to complete an evaluation focused on reflection.

Dates:  Monday, March 24, 2014 (12:00 – 2:00 p.m.) and Tuesday, March 25, 2014 (5:00 p.m. -7:00 p.m.)

Location:   Student Union Library Building, Room 358

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Karen Bishop Morris,

Associate Professor of English

Purdue Unversity Calumet

 

 

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Lisa Goodnight,

Interim Dean of Students and Professor of Communication

Purdue University Calumet

 

Women Leadership Reading Circle

Sponsored by:  Multicultural Campus Council~~~Women’s Studies~~~Karen Bishop Morris, Director, First Year Writing, and Associate Professor, Department of English and Philosophy~~~Lisa Goodnight, Interim Dean of Students and Professor of Communication

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“Building Networks of Women at Purdue Calumet and Beyond”

Public lecture by Professor Meg Rincker, Assistant Professor, Department of History and Political Science

Date: Wednesday, March 26 (5:00 p.m. -6:30 p.m.)

Location:  Classroom Office Building, Room 176

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Meg Rincker,

Assistant Professor of Political Science

Purdue University Calumet

Women Leadership Building Networks

Sponsored by:  Multicultural Campus Council~~~Women’s Studies~~~Meg Rincker, Assistant Professor, Department of History and Political Science~~~International Programs Office

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Leaning In for Tenure and Promotion

A panel discussion of senior women faculty about navigating the tenure and promotion process.  Bring your lunch!

Date:  Friday, March 28 (12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.)

Location:  Student Union Library Building, Room 321

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Joy Colwell,

Professor of Organizational Leadership and Director of the Graduate School

Purdue University Calumet

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Rebecca Stankowski,

Professor of Library Science and

Executive Director of Learning Outcomes and Multidisciplinary Programs in the College of Liberal Arts and Social Science

Purdue University Calumet

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Sponsored by:  Multicultural Campus Council~~~Women’s Studies~~~Joy Colwell, Professor of Organizational Leadership and Director of Graduate Studies~~~Rebecca Stankowski, Professor of Library Science and Executive Director of Learning Outcomes and Multidisciplinary Programs in the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences

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Wellness and Taking Care of Self:  Leaning In

Panel discussion facilitated by Gayle O’Connor about the necessity of wellness for women in leadership.

Date: Tuesday, March 25, 2014 from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.

Location:  Calumet Falls, Purdue University Calumet

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Gale O’Connor

Employee Wellness Coordinator

Purdue University Calumet

Women Leadership Wellness

Sponsored by:  Multicultural Campus Council~~~Women’s Studies~~~Maureen Marthaler, Associate Professor of Nursing

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Miss Representation:  Showing and Discussion

Documentary synopsis: “Like drawing back a curtain to let bright light stream in, Miss Representation (87 min; TV-14 DL) uncovers a glaring reality we live with every day but fail to see. Written and directed by Jennifer Siebel Newsom, the film exposes how mainstream media contribute to the under-representation of women in positions of power and influence in America.”  Showing of the film and then a discussion facilitated by Professor Meg Rinker, History and Political Science

Date: Thursday, March 27, 2014 (10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.)

Location:  Potter Building, Room 234

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Meg Rincker,

Assistant Professor of Political Science

Purdue University Calumet

Women Leadership Miss Representation

Sponsored by:  Multicultural Campus Council~~~Women’s Studies~~~Meg Rincker, Assistant Professor of Political Science, Department of History and Political Science

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“Writing Women Back into History”: An Undergraduate Research Panel

Undergraduate students discuss their research on women and gender, their experiences dealing with incomplete and intransigent sources, and the ways in which women’s history challenges the master narrative and enriches the discipline of history itself. The forum will discuss the need to study women’s lives and the importance of gender as a category of historical analysis. Students include:  LaJenne Alcantar, Felicia Dieguez, Grace Sbalchiero, Susan Strong.

Facilitated by Professor Tanya Stabler

Date: Wednesday, March 26, 2014 (12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.)

Location:  Gyte Building, Room 240

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Tanya Stabler,

Assistant Professor of History

Purdue Unversity Calumet

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Sponsored by:  Multicultural Campus Council~~~Women’s Studies~~~Tanya Stabler, Assistant Professor of History, Department of History and Political Science

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Breaking the Glass Ceiling:  A Celebration of Leaning In

Join us for a VERY special panel of successful Purdue University Calumet Alumnae who have “leaned in” and broken the glass ceiling in many different fields.  Hear these leaders’ stories, get their advice, and come with your questions!  Open to the public.  RSVP (suggested, but not required) to CBizEvents@purduecal.edu

Featured Panalists – all are Purdue University Calumet Alumna

Jennifer Fredricks (Vice President, Product Program at Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago & NWI)
Kimberly Hobson (Director, Strategic Hospital Affiliations and South Side Healthcare Collaborative)
Cindy Leahy  (CEO, Engage-n-Motivate)
Maggie Lybolt (Owner, Prime Real Estate)
Annah Mitchell (Communications Manager at Regional Transportation Authority)
Donna Peters (Process Manager Commercial Support, ArcelorMittal)
Pamela Quintero (Director, Chicago Board of Options Exchange Institute)
Lisa Reed (Account Manager, ArcelorMittal)
Ursula Saqui (CEO, Saqui Research)
Allison Stevenson (Senior Manager, Accenture)

Date:  Thursday, March 27, 2014

Time:  5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Location:  Room with a View (SUL 150D), Purdue University Calumet Campus

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Lori Feldman,

Professor of Marketing

Purdue University Calumet

Women Leadership Breaking Glass Ceiling

Sponsored by:  Multicultural Campus Council~~~Women’s Studies~~~College of Business~~~Lori Feldman, Professor of Marketing, College of Business

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“The Beguines of Medieval Europe:  History’s First Women’s Movement

Professor Tanya Stabler will discuss her forthcoming book The Beguines of Medieval Paris:  Gender, Patronage, and Spiritual Authority with special focus on how the study of lay religious women challenges widely-held assumptions about medieval society and religion.

Open to the Public

Facilitated by Professor Tanya Stabler

Date: Monday, March 31, 2014 (3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.)

Location:  Gyte Building, Room 240

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Tanya Stabler,

Assistant Professor of History

Purdue Unversity Calumet

Women Leadership The Beguines

Sponsored by:  Multicultural Campus Council~~~Women’s Studies~~~Tanya Stabler, Assistant Professor of History~~~ Department of History and Political Science~~~Phi Alpha Theta(the History Honor Society)

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