Women in STEM

Schedule of Events

Fall 2018

Women in STEM Luncheon

Our speaker for the second Women in STEM (WiS) luncheon will be Dr. Margie Borra-Garske, Senior Scientist at Codexis, a protein engineering company in the Bay Area. Dr. Borra-Garske will talk about her pathway to becoming a biochemist, and address challenges and experiences working as a woman in the protein engineering industry. She will be present for a Q&A session during lunch.

When: Friday, Oct. 26, 2018, 11:30am-12:30pm
Where: Modoc 118

Spring 2018

WIS Planning Meeting

February 9, 2018 2–3 p.m. @ ARTS 229

WIS Planning Meeting Attendees

Attendees: Julie Monet, Monica So, Kristen Kaczynski, Zahra Alavi, Hyewon Pechkis, Lisa Kendhammer, M. E. Matthews, Carolina Alvarado, Christin Herrera, Hannah Aird, Carolynn Arpin, Cawa Tran, Emily Fleming Nuester, Colleen Hatfield, Ozgul Yasar, Sandrine Matiasek, Anne Stephens, Debra Larson

Negotiation Seminar for Women Faculty

March 8, 2018 11:30am-1:30pm @ ARTS 228

Women in STEM Luncheon

May 1, 2018 Noon-2:00pm @ Kendall Hall 207
Invited speaker, Dr. Lisa White (UC Berkeley)

Dr. White and provost Larsen

Dr. Lisa White (l) and Provost Larson (r) speak to WIS luncheon attendees