Wheaton College Summit for Women in STEM

Belong. Connect. Create. Pass it on.

March 24, 2018

9:00 a.m. Welcome: President Hanno

9:10-9:30 am  Presentation: Imposter Syndrome
Tricia Serio, Dean of the College of Natural Sciences, UMass Amherst

9:30-10:20 am  Panel Discussion: Imposter Syndrome
Moderator: Kymberlee Dwinell, ’76, Northrup Grumman
Panel: Kathy Aidala, PhD, Chair and Professor,Physics Mt. Holyoke
Suzanne Koven, MD, Mass General Hospital/Harvard
Shamika Rucker, Chem Eng/MBA, Draper

10:20-10:30 am  Using Your Courage
Kathleen Hoffman (Bio & Math, UMBC)

10:40-11:20 am  Courage Breakout groups by field (facilitated by professionals in fields)

11:25 am-12:10 pm  Student Research Talks

12:30-1:30 pm  Lunch/Group Photo

1:30-2:30 pm  Concurrent Sessions
Students: Hands-on STEM workshops
Faculty/Professionals: HERS workshop

2:30-3:30 pm  Coffee Break/Networking session
grad programs, industry representatives, professional associations

3:30-3:50 pm  Maryam Mirzakhani Tribute
Eriko Hironaka, PhD, Senior Editor, Book Program, American Mathematical Society

3:50-4:00 pm  Raffle

4:00-5:00 pm Presentation of Wheaton’s Woman in STEM Award/Keynote Address
Dr. Daniela Rus, Director of the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) at MIT

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