Past Events

 

Whether you missed one of our events, want to watch it again, or are just finding out about it for the first time- this is the place for you to access them all!

2020-21 Events:


 

Women's History Month Event with Society of Women Engineers (SWE)

  • March 29, 5-6:15PM
  • Discussion of women "forgotten" in the history of STEM. Panel discussion featuring Dr. Sujatha Jagannathan (Dept. of Biochemistry & Molecular Genetics), Dr. Kate Goodman (InWorks, CU Denver) and Pamela Whitten  (Dept. of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, CU Denver).
  • Video

    Book Club: Inferior

    • March 29, 4-5PM
    • Inferior by Angela Saini
    • Books distributed thanks to grant seed funding from the Graduate Student Council (GSC).

    Why Aren't More Women in Computer Science?

    • February 24, 3-4PM
    • Hosted Dr. Heather Thiry from the Ethnography & Evaluation Research group at CU Boulder. Dr. Thiry discussed the lack of representation of women in computer science and how women and people of color are often excluded from these opportunities.
    • Video

      Wellness Series: Dance, Cardio, and Stretch

      • February 18, 3-4PM
      • Interactive dance, cardio, and stretch workout session hosted via Zoom.

      Family Building Workshop 2: Lactation and Lactation Resources on Campus

      • February, 11AM-12PM
      • Presentations and discussions focused on lactation. Dr. Jenifer Monks (Div. of Reproductive Sciences) presented on mammary gland development, Pamela Alvarez (Milk & Cookies) presented on CU Anschutz's lactation support group, Shanna Petersen (Office of Equity) presented on lactation resources available on campus, and Karolina Ochoa, a lactation consultant, shared lactation advice.
      • Video

        Learn to Compost with Wompost

        • January 25, 3-4PM
        • Hosted Carolyn Pace, the owner and founder of Wompost. Information included what is composting, how to get started, and how composting addressed climate change.
        • Video

          Science Communication Panel

          • January 21, 12-1PM
          • Discussed the importance of science communication across academia, industry, policy, and other fields. Panelists included Dr. Lora Wilson (Pfizer), Alex Witze (Freelance Writer), Dr. Emily Beck (Micromatrix), and Dr. Hua Huang (National Jewish Health).
          • Video

            St. Mary's Academy WiSTEM Mentorship Program

            • Spring 2021
            • Opportunity for members of the CU Anschutz community to virtually mentor high school students at St. Mary's Academy. Contact Allison Swain or Meg Ferrari for more information.
            • Video

            Book Club: The Myth of the Nice Girl

            Mentorship Panel

            • October 26, 3-4PM
            • Presentations on mentoring and tips followed by Q&A and discussion. Panel included Dr. Sean Colgan (Dept. of Gastroenterology and Hepatology), Dr. Rebecca Schweppe (Div. of Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Diabetes), and Dr. Laura Saba (Dept. of Pharmaceutical Sciences).

            Family Building Workshop 1: Safety During Pregnancy

            • October 16, 10-11:30AM
            • Discussion of rights and responsibilities while pregnant including the Family Medical Leave Act and reproductive health hazards.
            • Video

              Meet the Officers

              • September 25, 12-1PM
              • Introduced officers and upcoming events, played Science Scattergories.

              Mentorship Program Kick-Off

              • September 17, 3-4PM
              • Introduce mentorship program participants and establish expectations.
              • More information here.
              • Video