The Women in Science and Engineering (WiSE)
2013 Autumn Quarter Lecture Series
Wednesday Evenings in October
Time: 6:30 – 7:30pm Doors open @ 6:00
Location: UW Seattle Campus - Kane Hall 220
On-line Registration is NOW open http://tinyurl.com/WiSElectures
Lectures are FREE but registration is required. Open to Student, Staff and Alumni.
October 9, 2013 Wednesday
Presenter: Denise Wilson, Associate Professor, UW Electrical Engineering Department
TITLE: The Education of Engineering Emily.
What is in Engineering Emily’s way? The potholes and pitfalls along the road marked by a career in the sciences, engineering, or technology generate many a way ward adventure and calls for creative and persistent navigation. From her research in engineering education and her own long term experience as an engineer in the corporate and academic sector, Prof. Wilson will share the types of experiences that typically limit success, happiness, and persistence for many students and professionals in engineering and the types of strategies that can overcome these difficulties.
October 16, 2013 Wednesday
Presenters: Edree Allen Agbro, Executive Coach and Leadership Development Consultant and CEO, Interpersonal Skill Coaching, LLC; Oghale Agbro, Consultant, Practioner-Human Behavior and Relationships
TITLE: Represent You. The Personal Empowerment of taking your place as a future leader.
Do you find yourself trying to keep up or fit in with an Image as defined by the latest media venture? It is a cycle that can be creative and colorful but also negative and destructive. Through teaching and leadership skills coaching within the corporate and academic arena, Coach Allen-Agbro has gained a wealth of experience to share with you. Learn how to identify and replace the limiting images, create and personalize the Brand of the true YOU, and market the image of your choice that will make a huge difference in your life, leadership and career goals.
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