Upcoming Events

The Carolina Seminar Series, The Carolina Women’s Center and WISDOM (Women in Science Deserve Opportunities and Mentoring) present a 2 Part Series on Sexual Harassment in Academia. 

For Part 1, a webinar, Dr. Karen Kelsky will share what she learned from conducting the Sexual Harassment in the Academy Survey, including thoughts on the range and scope of sexual harassment in the academic setting, patterns of predation, options for survivors, recommendations to institutions, and particular vulnerabilities of women of color and of queer and transgender women. There will be a 30 min Q&A at the end. This a a brown bag lunch event.

Part 2 will be a workshop geared towards faculty of all genders and ranks. Through interactive discussion and activities led by campus and community facilitators, the workshop will address the continuum of harassment, how bystanders can intervene effectively, and UNC resources and reporting options around sexual discrimination and harassment. Lunch will be provided.

The webinar will be April 18th from 12:00pm-1:30pm and the workshop will be April 24th from 12:00pm- 4:30pm. Both sessions will be located in the Hitchcock Room in the Sonja Haynes Stone Center. To RSVP for one or both sessions email Grace David at grace_david@med.unc.edu. Space is limited.

We hope to see you there!