Austin
April 25-29, 2016

Event Details


Champions for Change: Engaging Male Advocates for Diversity and Inclusion

RSVP Required

 

A 2-hour lunch workshop on the research and practice of male advocacy, including why it matters and how to take action.  

 

This spirited workshop will involve discussions, activities, resources, and key takeaways for both men and women to advocate for more inclusive environments that foster innovation in the technical environment. Led by National Center for Women and IT research scientist Dr. Brad McLain

 

Tuesday, April 26, 12:05pm-2:40pm
Difficulty Level: Beginner
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Brad McLain is a social scientist who serves as a researcher with NCWIT. He also co-directs the Experiential Science Education Research Collaborative (XSci) at CU Boulder.  Dr. McLain's research focuses on identity development in relation to STEM learning and career pathways, including the nature and impacts of extraordinary experiences and how such experiences may change our sense of self... FULL PROFILE