ADVANCE Grow

2021/22 Mentoring Circle

ADVANCE Writing Retreat

Upcoming events

BLACK, BROWN, BRUISED: How Racialized STEM Education Stifles Innovation
Ebony McGee, Vanderbilt University
September 15th, 2022
12:00-2:00 p.m.

KerryAnn O'Mera, University of Maryland
Department Chair and Dean Workshop
Date and time TBA



Previous Seminars

  • Faculty Evaluation as a Sport: What Equipment Do We Need?. Beth Mitchneck. March 9, 2022, 11:30-1:30 p.m., Freed Curd Auditorium.
  • Fostering Faculty Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Through Advocacy. Pamela Harris and Aris Winger. October 26, 2021, 1:30-3:30 p.m., EP 1303.
  • Rudy Buchheit Seminar, October 13, 2021, 3:30-5:30 p.m., EP 1303. 
  • Kentucky Commerce, Kayla Meisner. September 15, 2021, 2-3 p.m., Zoom. Please Contact rkemp1@murraystate.edu for a recording for the event.
  • Ethical Orientations for Collegiality, Mentoring, and Teaching. Koritha Mitchell, The Ohio State University. March 3, 2021, 2-4:30 p.m., Zoom.
  • Stress Management. Angie Trzepacz & Michael Bordieri, Murray State University. February 8, 2021, Noon-2 p.m., Zoom
  • Don't Sweat the Small Stuff: Setting Priorities in Order to Thrive. Nancy Wayne, UCLA. January 28, 2021, 2-4 p.m., Zoom.
  • The Competence/Confidence Conundrum. Nancy Wayne, UCLA. November 12, 2020. Noon-2 p.m. , Zoom
  • Flourishing in Academia: Positive Work-Life-Family Integration. Laura Bryan, University of Kentucky. October 29, 2020. Email msu.advance@murraystate.edu for notes.
  • When to Say Yes and How to Say No: Balancing Teaching, Research, Service and the Rest of Life. Eve Riskin, University of Washington. Friday February 28, 2020.  Notes from seminar.
  • So I Have an Idea, Now What?, Megan Aanstoos, University of Louisville. Thursday January 30, 2020.
  • Mentoring, Networking, and Work-Life Balance: Opportunities and Challenges, Karen Graham, University of New Hampshire. Friday November 1, 2019.
  • Using our In-Print Voices: Confronting Gender-Based Barriers to Academic Writing, Emily Sandoz, University of Louisiana at Lafayette. Thursday September 19, 2019.
  • Women in Science: Dress Like a Lady, Act Like a Man, Work Like a Dog, Dr. Patricia Kelley,University of North Carolina, Wilmington. Thursday January 31, 2019.
  • Navigating Excellence on Your Own Terms, Dr. Christine Grant, CoolSci Productions and North Carolina State University. Monday October 8, 2018.
  •  Professional Societies Address Harassment, Dr. Mary Anne Holmes, Professor Emerita at the University of Nebraska Lincoln. Thursday February 1, 2018.
  • Developing Strong Mentoring Relationships: The Art of Becoming a Better Mentor and Mentee, Dr. Donna Dean, past-President of the Association for Women in Science and American Chemical Society consultant. Wednesday September 27, 2017.
  • Thinking Fast Makes Changing Slow, Dr. Lydia Villa-Komaroff, former CEO and CSO of Cytonome and founding member of SACNAS. Thursday March 7, 2017.
  • Gender Equity in Science and Engineering: why is this so hard? Dr. Joan Herbers, Professor of Evolution, Ecology, and Organismal Biology, The Ohio State University and past-President of the Association for Women in Science. Thursday October 20, 2016.

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