As you may have heard, Dr. Bethann McLaughlin, Assistant Professor of Neuobiology and Pharmacology at Vanderbilt University and founder of #MeTooSTEM, is visiting UW in April to give a science talk and participate in several events related to #MeTooSTEM and Sexual Harassment. Both Science and Inside Higher Education have recently covered some of her story. She also has a #MeTooSTEM website.
UW ADVANCE is one of many sponsors of her visit. You might be interested in some of the upcoming #MeTooSTEM-related events. A summary of those events appears below. More information and workshop registration can be found athttp://www.bit.ly/uwmetoostem. Attached is a flyer with additional information. Feel free to share the poster widely.
- “Ending Sexual Misconduct and Discrimination in STEM One Harasshole and Chili Pepper at a Time” – 4-5pm in Hitchcock 132
- Building Healthy Academic Workplaces – 9-11am in HSB G-328
- A MeTooSTEM Action Workshop w/Dr. BethAnn McLaughlin: End Campus Rape Insurance (registration required) – 11am- 2:30pm in Samuel K. Kelly Ethnic Cultural Center Unity Suite
- Peer Supporter Training (registration required) – 3-5pm in HSB G-417
#WeToo – Taking on harassment & discrimination through collective action & collective bargaining – 3-5pm in HSB G-328
Joyce W. Yen, Ph.D.
ADVANCE Center for Institutional Change
University of Washington
362 Loew Hall
Seattle, WA 98195-2180