Women Scholars Initiative
for the Advancement, Recruitment, and Retention of Women
December 7, 2007 Seminar: Financial Planning
Mike Wiggins, Financial Representative from Edward Jones, provided information and answered questions concerning retirement plans, IRAs and college savings plans.
November 9, 2007 Workshop: Cindy DiBiasi of 3D Communications
Ms. DiBiasi will present her workshops “Communicating Effectively for Women: Getting Your Point Across” and “Tricks of the Trade: How to Control Your Media Message and Your Interview” - View her handout (pdf)
October 19, 2007 Panel Discussion: Women in Leadership
Women leaders on campus discussed and answered questions about the road to leadership; including tips for navigating the road, barriers encountered and the pitfalls and highlights of leadership roles.
October 11, 2007 Seminar: Cynthia Owsley, Ph.D.
The Women Scholars Initiative and The Center for Aging co-sponsored Dr. Cynthia Owsley’s seminar “Dark Adaptation Impairment: A Functional Biomarker for Early Age-Related Maculopathy.”
September 19, 2007 Colloquium: “Funding Streams within the University”
Colloquium with Lisa Montgomery, MUSC Vice President for Finance and Administration
July 13, 2007 Seminar: Management Seminar
Susan Carullo, Director of University Human Resources Management, discussed personnel issues that focused on hiring and management.
June 8, 2007 Seminar: Tenure & Promotion Process
Dr. John Raymond, MUSC Provost, and members of the University Tenure and Promotion Committee lead a discussion on the tenure and promotion process.
May 11, 2007 Seminar: Stress Management
Speakers from the Satsung Yoga Center offered tips and discussed ways to balance career and family.
April 13, 2007 Seminar: Update on MUSC’s On-Site Childcare Initiative
April 5, 2007 Colloquium: Lynn Weber, Ph.D.
Lynn Weber, Ph.D., Professor of Psychology and Director of Women’s Studies at the University of South Carolina delivered her keynote “Advancing Women in Academe: The Promise and the Practice”
March 30, 2007 Center for Women: League of Women Voters Seminar
Speaker from the Center for Women presented information on the center including center programs and services.
February 1, 2007 Colloquium: “Promoting Scholarship Among Women Faculty” (ppt)
Colloquium with Dr. Raymond Greenberg