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ENGender 2016: Increasing gender equity in engineering education


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Sunday, March 6, 2016

5:30-7:00 pmWelcome Reception & RegistrationPool Deck Upper *
7:00 pmDinner on your own 

Monday, March 7, 2016

8:00-8:45 amContinental breakfastBay Front Terrace South*
9:00-9:15 am

Welcome & Setting the Stage
Dr. Nadine Aubry, Dean, College of Engineering, Northeastern University
Dr. Susan Ambrose, Senior Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education & Experiential Learning, Northeastern University
Dr. Tom Sheahan, Senior Associate Dean, College of Engineering, Northeastern University

Bayview Ballroom
9:15-10:15 am

Building on Recent Work: ASEE & TUEE on Reducing the Gender Gap
Dr. Ashok Agrawal, Managing Director - Professional Services, Director - External Affairs, ASEE
Dr. Teri Reed, Assistant Vice Chancellor of Academic Affairs for Engineering at Texas A & M University

Bayview Ballroom
10:15-10:30 amCoffee BreakBayview Ballroom
10:30-11:30 am

Revisiting Switching and Persistence in STEM
Dr. Elaine Seymour, Director Emerita, Ethnography & Evaluation Research,
Fellow, Center for STEM Learning, University of Colorado Boulder

Bayview Ballroom
11:30-1:00 pm

Small Group Working Lunch
Identifying and Prioritizing Necessary Components of Change

Bayview Ballroom
1:00-1:30 pmBreak 
1:30-2:30 pm

Shaping Institutional Change: Understanding the Change Process through a New Framework
Dr. Adrianna Kezar, Professor of Higher Education, University of Southern California

Bayview Ballroom
2:30-4:00 pm

Small Group Work
Designing the Optimal System for Change

Bayview Ballroom
4:00-5:00 pm

Feedback Session with Paired Groups

Bayview Ballroom
5:00-6:00 pmBreak 
6:00-7:00 pmPoster Session and ReceptionBayview Ballroom
7:00-8:00 pmDinnerBay Front Terrace South*

Tuesday, March 8, 2016

8:00-9:00 amContinental breakfastBay Front Terrace South*
9:00-9:45 amSummary of previous day’s work
Participants comment on designs, e.g., identifying commonalities, strengths, omissions, challenges
Bayview Ballroom
9:45-10:45 am

Revising Designs Based on Feedback from Previous Day

Bayview Ballroom
10:45-11:30 am

View & Vote on Design(s) with Expert Commentary and Discussion

Bayview Ballroom
11:30-12:00 pm

Next Steps: Building Networks for Change

Bayview Ballroom
12:00-1:00 pmBox lunch & evaluationBayview Ballroom

* In case of inclement weather, event will be moved to the Bayview Ballroom.