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Sunday, October 8, 2017 

The digital 2017 NSF ADVANCE/GSE Program Workshop Broadening Participation: Intersectonality Program Book is available here

12:30 pm - 7:30 pm


1:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Poster Set-up

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

New Grantee Meeting

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm ADVANCE Implementation Mentors (AIM) Network:  Defining "Best Practices"

Gretalyn Leibnitz, PhD
ADVANCE Implementation Mentors (AIM) Network

3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Office Hours Appointments 

Jessie DeAro, PhD
National Science Foundation

 Sharon Bird, PhD
National Science Foundation

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Opening Networking Reception and Poster Session

Monday, October 9, 2017

7:30 am - 7:30 pm


7:30 am - 8:30 am 

Working Breakfast and Poster Session
(Odd Numbered Posters)

8:30 am - 8:45 am
Welcome and Opening Remarks

Jessie DeAro, PhD, National Science

Gail Gasparich, PhD, Salem State

8:45 am - 10:15 am

Plenary Session Keynote
Intersectionality and ADVANCE
Sue Rosser, PhD, California State University System 

Panel I: Advancing Research on Intersectionality in the STEM Workplace
KerryAnn O'Meara, PhD, University of Maryland,
    College Park
Heather Metcalf, PhD, Association for Women in

Panel II: Addressing Intersectionality:  Promising Practices and Interventions
Kimberly Scott, Ed.D., Arizona State University
Shari Miles-Cohen, PhD, American Psychological Association

Plenary Session Keynote
The Role of Gender in Scholarly Authorship
Jevin West, PhD, University of Washington

10:15 am - 10:30 am

Working Coffee Break

10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Interactive Breakout Sessions

Adding STEAM to your ADVANCE Projects
Gertrude Fraser, PhD, University of Virginia
Callie Uffman, M.Ed, University of Virginia
Daniel S. Weller, PhD, University of Virginia
Caitlin Wylie, PhD, University of Virginia

Continuity through Change:  Toward Best Practices in Sustaining ADVANCE Programs
Stephanie Goodwin, PhD, Wright State University
Valerie Gray Hardcastle, PhD, University of
Marci Levine, PhD, Lehigh University
Carolyn Noe, MA, University of Cincinnati

How can we Infuse Intersectionality in Grant Programs?
Jessie DeAro, Phd, National Science Foundation
Sharon Bird, PhD, National Science Foundation
Jolene Jesse, PhD, National Science Foundation
Shermaine Mitchell-Ryan, PhD, National Science Foundation

Just My 'Magination:  Gender, Race and STEM
Okianer Christian Dark, JD, Howard University
Cynthia Winston Proctor, PhD, Howard University
Sonya Smith, PhD, Howard University

STEM Equity Pipeline 2007-2017: Outcomes of a Successful Extensions Model to Increase Gender Equity in STEM
Mimi Lufkin, MS, National Alliance for Partnerships
   in Equity 
Ben Williams, PhD, National Alliance for
   Partnerships in Equity 

12:00 pm - 1:45 pm

Keynote Address and Working Lunch 

Welcoming Remarks
W. James Lewis, PhD
National Science Foundation

Supporting Women of Color in Science: Our Role, Our Obligation
Marybeth Gasman, PhD
University of Pennsylvania

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm 

Interactive Breakout Sessions

From Awareness to Action: Promoting Faculty Bystander Intervention through Experiential Learning
Meg A. Bond, PhD, University of Massachusetts

Carol Feghali-Bostwick, PhD, Medical University of
   South Carolina
Stephanie Goodwin, PhD, Wright State University

KerryAnn O'Meara, PhD, University of Maryland
   College Park

NSF INCLUDES: Priorities and Opportunities
Jolene Jesse, PhD, National Science Foundation

Stereotypes, Science Identities and Gender among Ethnically Diverse Community College Students: The Scientist Spotlights Intervention

Heather Perkins, North Carolina State
Jeff Schinske, MS, De Anza College
Mary Wyer, PhD, North Carolina State University

Transforming Engineering Culture to Advance Inclusion and Diversity (TECAID):  Overview & Outcomes 
Gretalyn Leibnitz, PhD, WEPAN
Emily Affolter, PhD, University of Washington

From Insight to Action: ADVANCE Interventions that Promote Behavioral Change
Yesim Darici, PhD, Florida International

Suzanna Rose, PhD, Florida International

Susan Shaw, PhD, Oregon State University
Rebecca Warner, PhD, Oregon State University

3:30 pm - 3:45 pm

Working Coffee Break

3:45 pm - 5:15 pm

Interactive Breakout Sessions

Can Requiring "Diversity Statements" Diversify Faculty Hiring? Policy Considerations and Empirical Evidence
Susan Carlson, PhD, University of California
Pamela Cosman, PhD, University of California,
   San Diego
Kimberlee Shauman, PhD, University of California,

Expanding the Network of STEM Scholars through--A Lesson in Multi-Institutional Collaboration
Kristine Lowe, PhD, University of Texas Rio Grande

Camille McKayle, PhD, University of the Virgin
Loretta Moore, PhD, Jackson State University
Deidre Wheaton, PhD, Jackson State University

Reimagining and Refining Campus Cultures:  Promoting Inclusivity through Organizational Development Initiatives
Margaret Bailey, PhD, Rochester Institute of
Elizabeth Dell, PhD, Rochester Institute of Technology
Linda Manning, PhD, University of Ottawa
Carol Marchetti, PhD,
Rochester Institute of

Six Universities, Six sets of data, One process of system change: SD-WISE work in the South Dakota Board of Regents System
Ashley Podhradsky, D.Sc, Dakota State University
Robin Miskimins, PhD, University of South Dakota
Elizabeth Tolman, PhD, South Dakota State
Meredith Redlin, PhD, South Dakota State

Using and Reframing Intersectionality With and For African American Women's Experiences in Computer Science Education and Careers
Jamika Burge, PhD, Capital One
Jakita ThomasPhD, Auburn University
Allison Scott, PhD, Kapor Foundation
Kimberly Scott, Ed.D., Arizona State University

5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Interactive Breakout Sessions

ADVANCING STEM Women of Color in Academic Careers: Best Practices Learned at ADVANCE Institutions 
Pam Cook, PhD, University of Delaware
 Loretta Moore, PhD, Jackson State University
Marie Mora, PhD, The University of Texas
   Rio Grande Valley
Adela de la Torre, PhD, University of California,

Intersectionality and Unconscious Bias: Writing Letters of Recommendation
Kuheli Dutt, PhD, Columbia University

Innovative Faculty Development Initiatives
Diana Bilimoria, PhD, Case Western Reserve
Lynn Singer, PhD, Case Western Reserve
Diana Marculescu, PhD, Carnegie Mellon
Mandy Munro-Stasiuk, PhD, Case Western
   Reserve University

PAGE:  K-12 Leaders and Shifting Paradigms around Identity, Intersectionality, STEM Education, and Professional Culture
Liesl Chatman, Science Museum of Minnesota

Our Voices, Our Victory: Garnering Our Collective Wisdom for Dismantling and Navigating Institutional Barriers
Sherrice Allen, PhD, North Carolina A&T State
Jameta Barlow, PhD, Towson University
Maya Corneille, PhD, North Carolina A&T State
Anna Lee, PhD, North Carolina A&T State University

7:00 pm

Dinner on Your Own

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

7:30 am - 11:00 am


7:30 am - 8:30 am

Working Breakfast and Poster Session
(Even Numbered Posters)

8:30 am - 9:30 am


Loretta Moore, PhD, Jackson State University

Keynote Address
Sylvia James, EdD
National Science Foundation

9:30 am - 9:45 am

9:45 am -11:30 am

Closing Session

Speaking Up to Bias: Bystander Intervention to Bias in Academic STEM Settings

Stephanie A. Goodwin, PhD, Wright State University
David Kaye, 
University of New Hampshire, PowerPlay Interactive Development
CJ Lewis, University of New Hampshire, PowerPlay Interactive Development

Closing Remarks
Sharon Bird, PhD, National Science