Athena Swan

Athena Swan promotes and supports the careers of women in Science, Engineering and Technology (STEM), and aims to address gender inequalities and imbalance in these disciplines and, in particular, the under-representation of women in senior roles.

Tuesday, 10 February 2015

International Women's Day Lecture

We are very pleased to announce the following very interesting and stimulating International Women's Day Lecture.

Title: Feminist Manifesto for Education and Higher Education - An International Women’s Day Lecture
Speaker:  Miriam E David, PhD, AcSS, FRSA, Professor Emerita of Education, Institute of Education, University of London
Drawing on the stories of leading feminist educators from around the world and current evidence about gender equality in education, this talk will discuss how the feminist project to bring greater equality into women’s lives became an educational one. Current obstacles of neo-liberalism and academic capitalism make further changes more challenging.
Date:    Wednesday 4 March 2015
Time:    6-7pm, followed by a drinks reception
Venue: Portland Building, Portland Street, Portsmouth PO1 3AH
Admission is free, but please reserve your place on Eventbrite

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