Gender Equity Champion Awards - Unit Winner

Gender Equity Champion Awards - Unit Winner

The Gender Equity Champion Award winner in the unit category was the School of Physics. In this photo, Institute Diversity Associate Vice President Julie Ancis presents the award to Graduate Research Assistant Andrea Welsh and Associate Professor Flavio Fenton from the School of Physics and College of Sciences Dean and Sutherland Chair Paul Goldbart.

Diversity is a top priority to the School of Physics, and the school is committed to recruiting and retaining women faculty and students. “For the past two years, the incoming class of graduate students is 30 percent female in the School of Physics, which is currently above the national average,” explained Pablo Laguna, school chair and professor.

Photo by Camille Pendley

 

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Gender Equity Champion Awards, institute diversity, School of Physics
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  • Created By: Annette Filliat
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  • Created On: Sep 18, 2016 - 9:26pm
  • Last Updated: Oct 7, 2016 - 10:56pm