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WISER Implicit Bias in STEM Symposium on June 7

Join the Women in Science and Engineering Research (WISER) on Friday, June 7 for an Implicit Bias in STEM Symposium, featuring Professor Corinne Moss-Racusin as the keynote speaker. Professor Moss-Racusin is a psychologist from Skidmore College, whose research areas broadly include stereotyping processes, gender roles, and diversity science, especially as these topics apply to the STEM disciplines. This has included studies published in in Science and PNAS.  Check out the full program below!
All are welcome! Participants can come to all or parts of the program and refreshments will be provided throughout the session. 
Interactive Workshop: Navigating Gender Bias in STEM from the Inside Out
1:00 - 2:30 PM in Pancoe Auditorium
Facilitated by Stephanie Knezz, PhD and Lauren Woods, PhD

Diversity and Implicit Bias in the Academic Community
2:45 - 3:30 PM in Pancoe Auditorium
Panelists: Prof. Corinne Moss-Racusin, Prof. Sylvia Perry (Psychology), Prof. Sara Hernandez-Saborit (Economics)

Keynote Lecture
4:00 - 5:00 PM in Tech LR3
Prof. Corinne Moss-Racusin (Skidmore College)
Talk Title: Understanding and Reducing Gender Bias in STEM
WISER is grateful for the support from The Graduate School, the McCormick School of Engineering, the Northwestern Department of Chemistry, the Office of Institutional Diversity and Inclusion, NU BonD, and GSA to make this event possible.

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