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Diversity Catalyst

ADVANCE-Purdue Diversity Catalysts are high-impact, senior faculty who will engage the faculty and staff in conversations about diversity issues in their units and across campus. Patrice Buzzanell, Professor of Communication, and Klod Kokini, Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Associate Dean in the College of Engineering, organize and lead the training and education of the Diversity Catalysts.


Clint Chapple
Head and Distinguished Professor of Biochemistry


Andy Hirsch
Professor of Physics


Kathleen Howell
Hsu Lo Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics

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The ADVANCE 2013 Gender and STEM Research Symposium will be held on November 13-14th in Stewart Center 310 and 302. Proceedings from this symposium will be available through Purdue e-Pubs. Details about the Symposium can be found: HERE

Deadline for submission of abstracts is Monday October 21st, 2013.

Professor Peggy McIntosh, Associate Director of Wellesley Centers for Women, will be the keynote speaker during the afternoon on Wednesday, November 13th.

The award winning show “Truth Values-One Girl’s Romp Through M.I.T.’s Male Math Maze” by Gioia De Cari will be presented by ADVANCE-Purdue at 7:00 PM on Wednesday, November 13th in Fowler Hall/Stewart Center/Purdue University. A panel discussion will take place following the performance.

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